Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
SEI Podcast Series
February 04, 2016

Identifying the Architectural Roots of Vulnerabilities

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Rick Kazman

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Carol Woody

"The greater number of architectural flaws a file is implicated in, the greater number of security bugs it experiences. Design flaws don’t care. They are going to make everything worse."

"The greater number of architectural flaws a file is implicated in, the greater number of security bugs it experiences. Design flaws don’t care. They are going to make everything worse."
January 12, 2016

An Interview with Grady Booch

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Grady Booch

"We have people that have an incuriosity. They look at their cell phones, and they don’t care what happens below the surface. I know that there is an enchanted world behind it, and part of my mission is to open the curtains on that to the general public ."

"We have people that have an incuriosity. They look at their cell phones, and they don’t care what happens below the surface. I know that there is an enchanted world behind it, and part of my mission is to open the curtains on that to the general public ."
January 04, 2016

The SEI Fellows Series: Nancy Mead

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Nancy R. Mead

"I mentioned the research project on malware analysis and requirements. That was a project that I started with the grant. We have a group of CMU students working on a tool to support the work, and they will be delivering that tool within the next couple of months."

"I mentioned the research project on malware analysis and requirements. That was a project that I started with the grant. We have a group of CMU students working on a tool to support the work, and they will be delivering that tool within the next couple of months."
October 15, 2015

A Field Study of Technical Debt

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Neil Ernst

"The main surprising thing for us, even though we are architecture researchers, was just how big a role people were saying architecture sources were for their technical debt."

"The main surprising thing for us, even though we are architecture researchers, was just how big a role people were saying architecture sources were for their technical debt."

Categories: Software Architecture

September 24, 2015

A Software Assurance Curriculum for Future Engineers

 Jeffrey Smith (Microsoft)

Nancy R. Mead

"We had a number of universities that made changes to their curricula to try to offer courses, tracks, and even degree programs in software assurance. Among them are Stevens  Institute of Technology. Of course, Carnegie Mellon, the U.S. Air Force Academy, University of Detroit-Mercy, University of Houston, Illinois Central College, and also ISC Squared, a training and certification organization."

"We had a number of universities that made changes to their curricula to try to offer courses, tracks, and even degree programs in software assurance. Among them are Stevens  Institute of Technology. Of course, Carnegie Mellon, the U.S. Air Force Academy, University of Detroit-Mercy, University of Houston, Illinois Central College, and also ISC Squared, a training and certification organization."

Categories: Software Assurance