Concise Encyclopedia Of Software Engineering

Author: Derrick Morris
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1483286843
Size: 11.71 MB
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S Safety and Security of Software With the spread of computers, their “
responsibility” increases significantly. In traffic systems, in industrial plants or
medical applications they are performing tasks whose corrector incorrect
handling affects human life and limb—the safety problem. Through the advent of
distributed computer systems the threat of hostile intrusion from outside—the
security problem—arises. It may take the form of unauthorized access to data or
unauthorized change of ...