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The '$4.4m a year' bug: Chipotle online orders swallowed by JavaScript credit-card form blunder

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RTFA

"If their system just takes a payment success flag from the front end only, then they've only got themselves to blame."

It's made clear in the article that the back-end is validating the payment. The problem is the front-end rewriting valid data so that the back-end rejects it. The bug reporter then goes on to speculate about how much this has cost them in lost sales.

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