The Definitive Insideras Guide to Auditing Software Security This is one of the most detailed, sophisticated, and useful guides to software security auditing ever written. The authors are leading security consultants and researchers who have personally uncovered vulnerabilities in applications ranging from sendmail to Microsoft Exchange, Check Point VPN to Internet Explorer. Drawing on their extraordinary experience, they introduce a start-to-finish methodology for aripping aparta applications to reveal even the most subtle and well-hidden security flaws. The Art of Software Security Assessment covers the full spectrum of software vulnerabilities in both UNIX/Linux and Windows environments. It demonstrates how to audit security in applications of all sizes and functions, including network and Web software. Moreover, it teaches using extensive examples of real code drawn from past flaws in many of the industry's highest-profile applications. Coverage includes ac Code auditing: theory, practice, proven methodologies, and secrets of the trade ac Bridging the gap between secure software design and post-implementation review ac Performing architectural assessment: design review, threat modeling, and operational review ac Identifying vulnerabilities related to memory management, data types, and malformed data ac UNIX/Linux assessment: privileges, files, and processes ac Windows-specific issues, including objects and the filesystem ac Auditing interprocess communication, synchronization, and state ac Evaluating network software: IP stacks, firewalls, and common application protocols ac Auditing Web applications and technologiesThe Definitive Insideras Guide to Auditing Software Security This is one of the most detailed, sophisticated, and useful guides to software security auditing ever written.
|Title||:||The Art of Software Security Assessment|
|Author||:||Mark Dowd, John McDonald, Justin Schuh|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2006-11-20|