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Data Tampering

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Everyone knows that ‘purity’ of data is a rare and exotic thing. But even the most hardened analyst will shudder when it’s officially done, and endorsed by people in power. Yes, I know it’s common, but it scares me anyhow.

Like this story in the WSJ, which I came across via Vicky Boykis, who’s frightened panda picture is so funny.

Just a lazy thursday morning link, that’s all.

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July 2, 2009 at 11:34 am

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