Publisher: Auerbach Publishing
Release Date: June 5, 2007
In recent years, a huge proliferation in security vulnerability exploits has cost great expense to both software manufacturers and users. It has also eroded confidence in packaged software. Testing has long been the sanity check in the software development process. Now it has become the safeguard in developing secure and trustworthy code. Testing Code Security is a comprehensive look at software security and the role software testing can play. Giving the essentials on security, the book lets software testers quickly develop the knowledge needed to develop effective security testing plans. Categories of software vulnerabilities and testing techniques identify specific security issues to ensure secure code.