Visualizing Software Security presented at BlueHat 2008

by Richard Johnson ( Microsoft ),

Tags: Security

Summary : Software security research is an ideal area in which to feature information visualization techniques. This talk will discuss the latest in program visualization and show examples of ongoing research at universities and corporations worldwide. Several visualization techniques will be examined for usability in software security and a short discussion of graph layouts will illustrate the function and ideal use for each. Finally, internally developed processes for creating visualizations from data derived from static analysis will also be demonstrated.