On 10/12/05, David Gibbs <david@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/developer/0,39020387,39228663,00.htm > > > Software developers should be held personally accountable for the > > security of the code they write, said Howard Schmidt, former White > > House cybersecurity advisor, > > Uh huh ... right. Blame the programmer. Not the vendor that failed to > perform adequate QA on the software. > And not the vendor who failed to give the programmer enough resources or time to do a good job. How often have we not as programmers been asked how long a project will take and then be told to do it in half the time...