Hackers who got into an IRS database this spring successfully retrieved tax and Social Security info for what was then reported to be just over 100,000 households, but the agency is now saying the breach was more extensive.

“More extensive” defined as a few hundred thousand additional Americans whose information was possibly compromised:

We’re in the best of hands.

But they’ll totally handle your health care info with the utmost caution.

Maybe there could be an upside:

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