= B =
bug-of-the-month club n.
club", a time-honored mail-order-marketing technique in the U.S.]
A mythical club which users of `sendmail(8)' (the UNIX mail
daemon) belong to; this was coined on the Usenet newsgroup
comp.security.unix at a time when sendmail security holes, which
allowed outside crackers access to the system, were being
uncovered at an alarming rate, forcing sysadmins to update very
often. Also, more completely, `fatal security bug-of-the-month
--Jargon File, autonoded by rescdsk.
The Everyone Project.
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First created by: rescdsk
Modified by: (nobody)