Introduction to Computer Science
Union College
Spring 2009

Software Errors - who's fault?

Read the following wikipedia pages about some (famous) software errors and their consequences.

In each of these cases, who's fault was it? Should there be consequences for individual people or organizations? What kind of consequences?

Pick one of the cases, and write half a page to a page explaining your answers to the previous questions.

More software error.

chapter about software development from a book about ethics in information technology

by Kristina Striegnitz