Software Testing Tools and Frameworks

  • September 08, 2006 08 Sep'06

    OWASP to pay people to work on projects

    OWASP (The Open Web Application Security Project) aims to deliver more products, as well as increase corporate sponsorship with its Autumn of Code initiative.

  • July 28, 2006 28 Jul'06

    ASP.NET tool upgrade: Compuware releases SecurityChecker 2.5

    Automated security updates, a Team Integration System, improved reporting capabilities and additional vulnerability rules are among the new features in DevPartner SecurityChecker 2.5.

  • July 27, 2006 27 Jul'06

    VSTS and testing today, Part 3 - Are your tests test-driven?

    Test-driven development (TDD) is becoming more popular with developers. But is unit testing truly compatible with TDD? Can the VSTS tool improve the process?

  • June 30, 2006 30 Jun'06

    VSTS and testing today, Part 2 - Capabilities and plug-ins

    Integration of testing and development, test aggregation and test automation are just a few of the capabilities of VSTS. However, some don't believe these capabilities necessarily make software testing and development easier.

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    What's in your security toolbox?

    Joe Stagner, Microsoft technical evangelist and developer community champion, shared with Software Security Summit attendees tools he's found that help secure applications.

  • June 13, 2006 13 Jun'06

    VSTS and testing today, Part 1 - Revenge of the unit

    Unit testing is very popular among developers, and open source tools such as NUnit have aided in its adoption. Now, Microsoft's Visual Studio Team System is available to support unit testing in an integrated environment.

  • May 29, 2006 29 May'06

    Burton: Web services security standards promising

    A Burton analyst says the WS-* security stack is on track, but organizations still need to think through security policies and implement a layered security strategy.

  • May 15, 2006 15 May'06

    App security vendors bridge gaps in SDLC roles

    SPI Dynamics puts QA, security testers on same page with new integration; Fortify Software joins FindBugs project to give developers single view of quality, security issues.

  • April 20, 2006 20 Apr'06

    Web application security tool helps Boston College withstand attacks

    Recognizing that Web applications are "the next big thing" for hackers, Boston College's security group adopted Cenzic's Hailstorm for automated application security assessment.

  • March 17, 2006 17 Mar'06

    PreEmptive package helps make obfuscation part of the SDLC

    PreEmptive Solutions has enhanced its obfuscation solutions with Lucidator, a tool for debugging obfuscated code. The Enterprise Obfuscation Solution for .NET and Java helps integrate application security throughout the software development life ...

  • February 20, 2006 20 Feb'06

    Free tool helps find SQL injection vulnerabilities in Web applications

    A free tool was released last week that helps penetration testers and other security experts find SQL injection vulnerabilities. The application security tool SQL Power Injector is a graphical application that helps penetration testers inject SQL ...

  • January 30, 2006 30 Jan'06

    Compuware updates ASP.NET security tool

    Compuware's DevPartner SecurityChecker 2.0 is a suite of tools designed to address security problems in ASP.NET Web applications.