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Starting with IE is a good suggestion, I'll just switch to table-based layouts and use strictly decade-old CSS.
..securing user data after it's been made public on Google for the world to see forever after does not make up for the poor design, implementation and security..
Neither TFS nor any previous poster said that GroupOn's effective, albeit untimely, response in any way abdicates them from the responsibility for the leak. TFS simply meant that GroupOn's immediate reaction(once they knew what had happened) deserves some consideration.
they shouldn't be in a position of such responsibility in the first place, let alone now
I'm guessing that you mean that if a software developer can't write 100% secure software the first time, said developer shouldn't develop software at all?
the entire management and security team should be replaced
Please correct me if I'm not understanding this correctly, but it seems to me that you're advocating strict government oversight of the entire software industry.
If I say, "The moon is falling," this is a VERY serious accusation against the moon, as it might mean the inexorable extinction of every organism on the planet. After making said statement, you then look up at the sky and see doubtless proof that the moon is in-fact still in orbit and ultimately conclude that my statement is false.
Given that scenario, am I then to be hauled off to jail and charged with a felony?
In lieu of a proper education system, our gov't instead "protects" the people from themselves by doling out fines and punishments for inane and pointless bullshit, like making wildly inaccurate and idiotic statements. Oh no, this is super serious because it involves pedophilia - think of the children. Please. These kids are stupid for what they did. The school administrators are stupid for how they responded. And last but not least, society is stupid for blowing defamation out of proportion. Are we all really so narcissistic that someone baselessly calling us names warrants their exile, incarceration or financial ruin?
Why can't you?
Typical Americans are more interested in football than the downward spiral of society. Not only that but the establishment psychologically condi.. SQUIRREL!