Facebook has awarded $100,000 to a team of researchers from Georgia Tech for their discovery of a new method for identifying "bad-casting" vulnerabilities that affect programs written in C++.
The application development process is rampant with security risks due to current business pressures, according to new research released at Black Hat USA 2015 by Prevoty.
A new report details the analysis of nearly 10 billion lines of source code through the Coverity Scan service and usage of the Synopsys Coverity Software Testing Platform.
Git is the most popular tool for software version control out there.
The main appeal of open source software is in the fact that its source code can be reviewed by anyone and, theoretically, stealthy backdoors and unintentional errors should be spotted and removed quickly.
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