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October 26, 2009
Start-up VisibleThread's new document structure and quality analysis tool has uses ranging from requirements management to documentation quality enforcer. VisibleThread's software structure and quality detection capabilities can improve development ...
June 14, 2009
Blueprint Requirements Center 2010 from Toronto-based Blueprint launched this week with new features targeting the needs of distributed teams and offering enhanced stakeholder collaboration. According to Tony Higgins, VP of products at Blueprint, ...
October 22, 2008
Agile software development bridges the software requirements communications gap by embracing flexibility and face-to-face communication rather than depending on documents to communicate, agile practitioners say.
April 11, 2008
Not properly signing off on a software project's requirements limits the quality assurance (QA) team's ability to ensure that the software does as it's intended.
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Requirements analysis, also called requirements engineering, is the process of determining user expectations for a new or modified product... (Continued) Continue Reading
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While the name sounds strong, 'secure containers' have limitations as to how much security they really provide for mobile applications. Continue Reading
The jailbreaking of iOS devices has a huge affect on security. It opens the door for malicious hackers, and not just via adventurous consumers. Continue Reading
An SRS describes the requirements of a software product -- what it must do in order to function as expected. The standard format is identical regardless of the software's use. Continue Reading
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Though complex, penetration testing is worth the effort and helps make Web applications as secure as possible. Here are some tips for testing effectively. Continue Reading
As our developers incorporate more and more third-party software components and partner APIs that we don't have direct control over, how do we test for third-party application security? Continue Reading
The U.S. DHS is funding Dan Cornell's efforts to improve hybrid analysis of results of various different security testing tools. Continue Reading
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Kevin Beaver explains how to handle the security threats that may lurk in the network infrastructure and pop up in application security testing. Continue Reading
Security testing is very specialized. Is it better to outsource this effort or should in-house testers be responsible for security testing? Continue Reading
It can be hard to keep pace with the various types of security testing required in today's complex and often dangerous Web environment. In this response, expert John Overbaugh explains some of the most common and necessary security testing ... Continue Reading