On Thu, Jan 15, 2004 at 07:15:46PM +0000, Brian J. Beesley wrote:

> ...matching 
> residuals mean that the chance of an error getting into the database as a 
> result of a computational error is of the order of 1 in 10^20.

That's per exponent, isn't it?  The chance that one of the roughly quarter
million status-doublechecked exponents being in error is about five orders
of magnitudes higher.

Still acceptible, or at least a minor consern in comparison to the other
security issues.

> Regards
> Brian Beesley

Daran G.
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