[VOIPSEC] When Convienence/Obscurity Goes Wrong
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Tue Feb 17 18:49:18 GMT 2009
Dustin D. Trammell schrieb:
> "We had to make 5M that night to break even for the year (we were
> already in the red). We expected to make closer to 50M. We actually made
> about -30M. Let me write that out for you: One ass-hat residential
> customer with a 20yo telephone with four extra buttons did thirty
> million dollars in damages in less than one night.
> Anyways, that's how the company went bankrupt in late 2001 and about
> 6000 or so people in the Ft Lauderdale area all got laid off. :("
> Perhaps they should have just had their line techs memorize the NOC's
> phone number... or carry an address book (:
Is it really the case that termination fees do change that fast, and
that you negotiate termination fees on the phone?
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