City of Wichita - Electronic Procurement Website


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

29,000

Breach Total Number: 
29 000
Source: 
Media
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.