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Re: Compromised Linux box stories (Re: [SLUG] upgrading complicated installs)


Adrian Chadd wrote:
Ah, if only writing software held the same risks and building bridges. :)

It does. Here is the classic:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Therac-25
http://catless.ncl.ac.uk/Risks/3.09.html

This dates from way back in 1986.

Mike
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Michael Lake
Computational Research Centre of Expertise
Science Faculty, UTS
Ph: 9514 2238




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