26 IRS Computer Tapes Missing

Officials for the city of Kansas City revealed Saturday that they cannot find 26 computer tapes containing taxpayer data from the Internal Revenue Service that were delivered to City Hall in August.

The officials said they aren't exactly sure what's on the tapes, which were sent to Kansas City to help the city calculate and collect its annual 1 percent city earnings tax. IRS officials declined to comment. Dark Reading - Storage Security - 26 IRS Computer Tapes Missing - Security News Analysis

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