Vermont Department of Taxes


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 11, 2012
geo: 
Montpelier , VT
United States
Records Breached: 

1,332

Breach Total Number: 
1 332
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

The Vermont Department of Taxes website accidentally displayed the Social Security numbers of 1,332 individuals and the federal ID numbers of 245 businesses for two hours.  The personal data was contained in a weekly group of property transfer tax returns.  The three parties who were able to access the information were identified and contacted.