City of Hamilton warns data breach may compromise residents’ personal information

Don Mitchell reports:

The City of Hamilton is alerting residents of a “potential privacy breach” in which water-related billing data may have been accessed by third-party vendors.

In a release on Wednesday afternoon, the city said it’s water-related services, including meter reading, billing, payment, collections, and customer care services which are managed by Alectra Utilities, may have given access to customers’ names, addresses, and tax assessment roll numbers.

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