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Software Assurance Measurement – State of the Practice
Software Engineering Institute
  • Nancy Mead, Software Engineering Institute
  • Dan Shoemaker, University of Detroit Mercy
Date of Original Version
11-1-2013
Type
Technical Report
Abstract or Description
This report identifies and describes the current state of the practice in software assurance measurement. This discussion focuses on the methods and technologies that are applicable in the domain of existing software products, software services, and software processes. This report is not meant to be prescriptive; instead it attempts to provide an end-to-end discussion of the state of the practice in software assurance measurement. In addition, it points out significant emerging trends in the field. The overall discussion touches on the existing principles, concepts, methods, tools, techniques, and best practices for detection of defects and vulnerabilities in code.
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CMU/SEI-2013-TN-019

Citation Information
Nancy Mead and Dan Shoemaker. "Software Assurance Measurement – State of the Practice" (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dan_shoemaker/4/