City of Macon Georgia

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January 10, 2013
Macon , GA
United States
Georgia US
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A computer repair shop bought used computers on in 2011.  The computers were found to have information from city employees when they were removed from storage on January 5.  Social Security numbers, pension information, and other personal information from Macon police officers were on the computers.  Information from local businesses that was used for city purposes was also on the computers.  A total of 39 hard drives, two servers, and two CPUs were purchased and may have contained sensitive information.