Re: [Full-disclosure] alert: the 111111 bug
From: Paul Schmehl (pauls_at_utdallas.edu)
Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2005 22:18:02 -0500 To: firstname.lastname@example.org
--On July 4, 2005 12:03:02 AM +0100 lsi <email@example.com> wrote:
> For this customer 11/11/11 in the date field means, don't process
> this record, which will obviously cause problems with legitimate
> transactions on that date.
> I suspect using a new field to flag a state, instead of "special"
> data, would have been more appropriate.
Not to worry. The 11th of November, 2011 is a Saturday. No one will be
working that day. :-)
Paul Schmehl (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Adjunct Information Security Officer
University of Texas at Dallas
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