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2 definitions found
 for CLM
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  CLM
   /C?L?M/
  
      [Sun: ?Career Limiting Move?]
  
      1. n. An action endangering one's future prospects of getting plum projects
      and raises, and possibly one's job: ?His Halloween costume was a parody of
      his manager. He won the prize for ?best CLM?.?
  
      2. adj. Denotes extreme severity of a bug, discovered by a customer and
      obviously missed earlier because of poor testing: ?That's a CLM bug!?
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Career Limiting Move
  CLM
  
      (CLM, Sun) Any action endangering one's future
     prospects of getting plum projects and raises, and possibly
     one's job.  E.g. "His Halloween costume was a parody of his
     manager.  He won the prize for "best CLM"."  A severe bug
     discovered by a customer might be a "CLM bug".
  
     (2000-08-09)
  

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