Software Safety, Quality and Security in the Automotive Industry

Author: Céline Lüdtke, Sales and Marketing Assistant (Verifysoft Technology) Safety-critical software for applications in the automotive-industry must be developed with the greatest care and quality. The share of software in vehicles is increasing annually. Because of the high risk of injury and death, the requirements for software development in the automotive industry are enormously high.Continue reading “Software Safety, Quality and Security in the Automotive Industry”

What are n-Day and 0-Day Vulnerabilities?

Author: Royd Lüdtke, Director Director Static Code Analysis Tools (Verifysoft Technology) In papers about security vulnerabilities in software applications, the terms 0-day and n-day vulnerabilities are often used. What do they mean? The following allegory may help to explain: Let’s assume you have installed burglar-proof windows in your house. By chance, you now discover thatContinue reading “What are n-Day and 0-Day Vulnerabilities?”

Future Digitalization of the Aviation Industry Calls for Increased Testing

OPINIONBy Svend Holme Sørensen, Product Manager, GateHouse SatCom & Klaus Lambertz, CEO, Verifysoft Noerresundby, Denmark & Offenburg, GermanyOriginally published: September 2020 In aviation, digital technologies and services have taken the cabin by storm, and the digital transformation is now headed for the cockpits, allowing aircrafts to share and receive data online while inflight. Digital solutionsContinue reading “Future Digitalization of the Aviation Industry Calls for Increased Testing”

How Can I Improve My Software Security?

Software security in software development, especially considering the challenges it is currently facing (read article), must be prioritised. Thus, the ultimate goal must be to develop these systems already with a maximum of security and to detect errors as early as possible within the Software Development Lifecycles (SDLC). The standard procedure would be to conductContinue reading “How Can I Improve My Software Security?”

“My Software is not Safety-Critical – do I still need software testing and analyses tools?”

The short answer is yes. You want your software to work and you want your development process to be cheap. These are the problems software testing tools help to address: 1. Increasing Code Complexity Looking at how the code of different software systems regarding their numbers of Lines of Code (LoC) develops, one can roughlyContinue reading ““My Software is not Safety-Critical – do I still need software testing and analyses tools?””