leper list
n. A list of companies and organizations that are vulnerable to the year 2000 computer problem.

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"Some firms worry that Y2K glitches might force unprepared clients, customers, and suppliers out of business, and to guard against such unpleasant surprises many are now creating leper lists to protect themselves from potential plague victims."
—Spencer E. Ante, "Are You on the Leper List?," Wired

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