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First-day-on-the-job dev: I accidentally nuked production database, was instantly fired

Jake Maverick

I have trouble believing this really happened....then again people on this planet really are that stupid! Presuming it is true certainly not the new guy's fault....surely, I would have though, he's got legal claim for unfair dismissal.....

Even if he did it deliberately and maliciously....it shouldn't have even been possible as that production DB should have been password protected, at the very least.

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