OK: City alerted to security breach

Derrick Miller of The Duncan Banner reports:

When Donna Howell, City of Duncan personnel supervisor, went to make an ACH transaction (electronic payment) for the city Tuesday evening, she found something strange. The payment had already been made.

Knowing she didn’t make the payment, Howell got the city to look into the matter, and it was discovered that an electronic security breach occurred, putting not only city funds, but also customer banking information at risk.

Gerald Morris, financial director for the city, said, “There could be a breach of our customers’ bank information, those using bank draft.

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