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DEFINITION: Source code analysis is the automated testing of source code for the purpose of debugging a computer program or application before it is distributed or sold. Source code consists of statements created with a text editor or visual programming tool and then saved in a file. The source code is the most permanent form of a program, even though the program may later be modified, improved or upgraded.Source  … 
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Memory corruption attacks
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Security Series argues that the lack of diversity in software and operating systems has left a large number of computers vulnerable to memory program attacks.
Posted: 22 Jul 2014 | Published: 22 Jul 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

JIRA 4.1.2
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SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: IT Problem: JIRA provides issue tracking and project tracking for software development teams to improve code quality and the speed of development. Combining a clean interface for organising issues with customisable workflows, JIRA is the perfect fit for your team.
Posted: 25 Aug 2010 | Premiered: 25 Aug 2010

Atlassian

Best Kept Secrets of Peer Code Review: Modern Approach Practical Advice
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EBOOK: This insightful e-book provides in-depth best practices and advice on how to catch code errors before they are able to cause bigger problems within your organization. Read more inside to uncover new tools designed to make the QA process faster and easier.
Posted: 22 Aug 2012 | Published: 22 Aug 2012

SmartBear Software

Metrics That Matter: Quantifying Software Security Risk
sponsored by Fortify Software
WHITE PAPER: Software security presents new measurement challenges: there are no established formulas for quantifying the security risk present in an application. This paper provides a set of metrics for ensuring an accurate view of software projects.
Posted: 07 May 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Fortify Software

Using Cyclomatic Path Analysis to Detect Security Vulnerabilities
sponsored by McCabe Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The paper discusses how path coverage is better than branch or statement coverage in testing to uncover security vulnerabilities, including showing how several CWE vulnerabilities could be undetected by branch coverage but detected by path coverage. Download this paper and find out how Cyclomatic Path Analysis can uncover these vulnerabilities.
Posted: 10 Nov 2010 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

McCabe Software, Inc.

Securing your Private Keys as Best Practice for Code Signing Certificates
sponsored by VeriSign EMEA
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines recent security breaches such as Stuxnet, and offers best practice measures, especially for the Windows platform, that can help to safeguard private keys so that your company doesn't become tools of malicious hackers.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

VeriSign EMEA

Expert Insight into Powershell's Scripting
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EGUIDE: To fully leverage Microsoft PowerShell, you must be aware of all the benefits this new technology offers. This expert e-guide, brought to you by SearchWindowsServer.com provides a deeper understanding of PowerShell and describes various approaches to scripting and Hyper-V management.
Posted: 23 Sep 2011 | Published: 22 Sep 2011

Dell Compellent

Introducing the Agile Desktop: Achieve high velocity with the Klocwork C/C++ developer's desktop
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WHITE PAPER: As Agile is embraced by development organizations everywhere, the need to produce clean, maintainable software quickly is great. To achieve development agility, developers must maintain velocity, eliminate bug debt, and focus on peer interaction. Read this paper to learn how to automate time consuming development activities to boost productivity.
Posted: 22 Feb 2010 | Published: 01 Nov 2009

Klocwork

HTML5: A Good Fit For Mobile Development?
sponsored by Telerik
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how to structure a mobile team and harness HTML5 for mobile application development success. Read on as experts outline four key technology and cultural shifts occurring as mobile app development moves into the enterprise, and learn why HTML5 is the perfect mobile development framework prescription.
Posted: 25 Oct 2013 | Published: 25 Oct 2013

Telerik

The Next Generation of Static Analysis: Boolean Satisfiability and Path Simulation
sponsored by Coverity by Synopsys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will provide a brief overview of the history of static analysis and explain how the use of SAT in static analysis is enabling developers to improve the quality and security of their code.
Posted: 05 Mar 2008 | Published: 03 Mar 2008

Coverity by Synopsys
 
 
SOURCE CODE MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  code analysis can be either static or dynamic. In static analysis, debugging is done by examining the code without actually executing the program. This can reveal errors at an early stage in program development, often eliminating the need for multiple revisions later. After static analysis has been done, dynamic analysis is performed in an effort to uncover more subtle defects or vulnerabilities. Dynamic analysis consists of real-time program testing. A major advantage of this method is the fact that it does not require developers to make educated guesses at situations likely to produce errors. … 
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