Programmer’s Backdoor Trap

31 בJanuary 2012

Programmer’s Backdoor Trap  Today I’ve encountered something that made a programmer happy but made me sad. He had to pull data out of Data Warehouse and use it for his system. Later, he was informed that DWH personnel made his life easy: They’ve decided to write the data into his own database so he wouldn’t have to work so hard. Unfortunately this news made him happy, and therefore he went on with it, which made me even sadder. What’s wrong with it? Well, allot. 1. It opens a backdoor to the system because you have to give permission to another to your    ...