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  • OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project)

    The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a not-for-profit group that helps organizations develop, purchase, and maintain software applications that can be trusted. 

  • load testing software

    Load testing software is an evaluation tool for determining how an application will perform as the work level approaches the limits of the application's specifications. 

  • accessibility testing

    Accessibility testing is a type of systems testing designed to determine whether individuals with disabilities will be able to use the system in question, which could be software, hardware, or some other type of system. 

  • dynamic testing

    Dynamic testing is a method of assessing the feasibility of a software program by giving input and examining output (I/O). The dynamic method requires that the code be compiled and run. 

  • NUnit

    NUnit is an evolving, open source framework designed for writing and running tests in Microsoft .NET programming languages... (Continued) 

  • JUnit

    JUnit is an open source framework designed for the purpose of writing and running tests in the Java programming language... (Continued) 

  • HTTPS (HTTP over SSL or HTTP Secure)

    HTTPS (HTTP over SSL or HTTP Secure) is the use of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) or Transport Layer Security (TLS) as a sublayer under regular HTTP application layering. HTTPS encrypts and decrypts user page requests as well as the pages that are ret... 

  • continuous integration (CI)

    Continuous integration (CI) is a software engineering practice in which isolated changes are immediately tested and reported on when they are added to a larger code base. The goal of CI is to provide rapid feedback so that if a defect is introduced i... 

  • OWASP Top Ten

    The OWASP Top Ten is a list of the 10 most dangerous current Web application security flaws, along with effective methods of dealing with those flaws... (Continued) 

  • NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology)

    NIST is the National Institute of Standards and Technology, a unit of the U.S. Commerce Department. 

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About Software Testing Tools and Frameworks

Software testing tools come in many shapes and sizes. From open source tools to large-scale enterprise tools, there is a huge variety and number of tools available catering to the software test communities. Tools used by testers include those that are used for test management and track artifacts from test phases such as scripts or defects. There are also tools that perform and automate various aspects of test such as functional test or performance test. Test automation frameworks are available that allow for writing and maintaining automation scripts and tracking status of execution and results.