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Identity Thieves Breach IRS Computer Systems Seeking Taxpayer Data

Posted on February 10th, 2016.

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has identified an automated attack on its computer systems that it says is aimed at getting information that could be used to steal tax refunds, The Wall Street Journal reported. Identity thieves last month used personal taxpayer data stolen elsewhere to generate e-file personal identification...