Data Breach of Wellington Online Payment System Update
On June 7th, 2018 the Village of Wellington issued a notice of potential data breach of the Online Water Billing Payment system. We also stated we are taking all necessary steps to investigate the potential breach and will provide updates as additional information becomes available. The following is additional information we have been provided as a result of our continuing investigation.
Sylint Group completed a forensic analysis of the data breach that affected Wellington’s payment system. Please see the following dates and services for specific time frames of possible data breaches.
Data Breach affected dates are November 28, 2017 through June 4, 2018
Utilities payments data breach range from
November 28, 2017 through March 30, 2018
Click2Gov payments data breach range from
March 30, 2018 through June 4, 2018
Breaches include: any payments made to Building, Code, Utilities, Business Licenses, Parking Tickets, or Planning.
This ONLY applies to credit card payments. Credit card Information may have been taken during transactions made during these time frames. This DOES NOT affect credit cards that are kept on file for automatic payments or any payments made by check.
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