US taxman slammed: Half of the IRS’s servers still run doomed Windows Server 2003

Kieren McCarthy reports:

Half of America’s Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) servers are running Windows Server 2003, despite extended support for it ending in July.

That’s according to a report by the Treasury Inspector General that took a look at the IRS’ $139m upgrade program.

The report is distinctly unimpressed and notes that the IRS “did not follow established policies over project management and provided inadequate oversight and monitoring.”

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