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Issue No.04 - July/August (2010 vol.12)
pp: 51-53
Rick Kuhn , US National Institute of Standards and Technology
ABSTRACT
<p>What is the state of security engineering today? Are we, as an industry, making progress? What are the prospects for the future? An analysis of data from the National Vulnerability Database-which provides fine-grained search capabilities of all publicly reported software vulnerabilities since 1997-helps answer these questions.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Information technology, security &#x0026; privacy, software vulnerabilities
CITATION
Rick Kuhn, "Vulnerability Trends: Measuring Progress", IT Professional, vol.12, no. 4, pp. 51-53, July/August 2010, doi:10.1109/MITP.2010.116
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4. "Number of Interactions Involved in Software Failures—Empirical Data," Nat'l Inst. Standards and Technology, 2010; http://csrc.nist.gov/groups/SNS/actsftfi.html .
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