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eBay pulls Excel vulnerability auction

Online auction giant eBay shut down the bidding for a vulnerability in Microsoft's Excel spreadsheet program on Thursday, saying that the sale of flaw research violates the site's policy against encouraging illegal activity.
Robert Lemos, 10 Dec 2005
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Server bug cripples Dublin law firms

Solicitors across Dublin fell victim to an accidental mass mailing that crippled their systems this week, clogging inboxes and causing widespread disruption.