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Can a compiled COBOL program be reverse engineered?

 
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boyti ko

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 03, 2014 1:12 pm    Post subject: Can a compiled COBOL program be reverse engineered?
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The source we have are gone along with the resigned employee, is there anyway we can decompile the load he has?
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 03, 2014 1:26 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Can a compiled COBOL program be reverse engineered
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Back-ups. Court action. Criminal action. COBOL source recovery service (use your favourite search engine to locate). Dissassemble and work hard.

The first is the cheapest and most obvious. I hope you have those.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 03, 2014 2:57 pm    Post subject:
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thanks bill,
i've done some research about
source recovery service.
will propose for this
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