City of Wichita - Electronic Procurement Website

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 10, 2013
Wichita , KS
United States
Kansas US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
29 000
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Hackers accessed the city of Wichita's electronic procurement website.  Current and former vendors who had worked with the city and employees who had been reimbursed for expenses  since 1997 were affected.  Social Security numbers, taxpayer ID numbers, and bank account information may have been exposed.

UPDATE (11/22/2013): This breach was a result of the Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. breach.  Nearly 29,000 local vendors and employers were affected by the hacking incident that occurred during the weekend of October 5.