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Poor Testing Leads to Complicated Coffee

coffee makerPoor testing and a seemingly simple process conspired against me when I tried to make 36 delicious cups of coffee.

Since I make coffee every morning in my own unit at home, and the instructions were posted next to the coffee maker, I was confident.

But I had never made that many cups of coffee or used a commercial coffee maker. And this machine had a thermos-like carafe that held the coffee and kept it hot.

The instructions said the first step was to turn the coffee maker on. It went down the drain from there.

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Write Safe and Secure Applications

The lead security study group (group 17) from the International Telecommunication Union provides a paper containing general suggestions for writing secure applications. In the paper, each item is hyperlinked to additional information.

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