Paper Title : Identifying False Positives Result in Security Testing (A Case Study)
ISSN : 2394-2231
Year of Publication : 2020
MLA Style: Norazrina Abu Haris "Identifying False Positives Result in Security Testing (A Case Study) " Volume 7 - Issue 6 November - December,2020 International Journal of Computer Techniques (IJCT) ,ISSN:2394-2231 , www.ijctjournal.org
APA Style: Norazrina Abu Haris "Identifying False Positives Result in Security Testing (A Case Study) " Volume 7 - Issue 6 November - December,2020 International Journal of Computer Techniques (IJCT) ,ISSN:2394-2231 , www.ijctjournal.org
This paper presents the experimental design to identify false positives result in security testing. False-positive is a test result that indicates the presence of a vulnerability. However, in the security testing actual scenario, no vulnerability exists and the code's functionality is correct. The noise requires remediation work that is not necessary. Usually, vulnerability occurs during security testing. Understanding and identifying false positives can assist software developers during application development. Thus, the code error could be corrected and removed before the actual code execution.
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false positive, security testing, vulnerabilities.