Backup systems in software that malfunctioned last week for hundreds of students writing essays on the New York state bar examination appear to have prevented the loss of any test takers' answers, Douglas M. Winneg, president of Software Secure Inc. said Wednesday. Winneg apologized "for the issue and the frustrations candidates must have felt." Some recent takers of the Georgia bar exam, which also uses Software Secure software, also experienced problems uploading exam results, Winneg acknowledged.
Backup Systems Avert Loss of N.Y. Bar Exam Essays
New York Law Journal
August 3, 2007