Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Slashdot Deals: Prep for the CompTIA A+ certification exam. Save 95% on the CompTIA IT Certification Bundle ×
Bug

Submission + - HP Software Update Cancels Food Stamps-> 1

Spy Handler writes: A software update of the California welfare computer system (CalWIN) caused 37,000 Food Stamp recipients to lose their EBT (a credit card paid for by the government) benefits last weekend. According to the article, Hewlett Packard was responsible for the failed update of CalWIN, but at 8:00 a.m. today Xerox (who administers another state welfare system called CalFresh) issued a patch that reactivated the EBT cards.
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

HP Software Update Cancels Food Stamps

Comments Filter:

If you steal from one author it's plagiarism; if you steal from many it's research. -- Wilson Mizner

Working...