Detection of protection-impacting changes during software evolution

@article{Laverdire2018DetectionOP,
  title={Detection of protection-impacting changes during software evolution},
  author={Marc-Andr{\'e} Laverdi{\`e}re and Ettore Merlo},
  journal={2018 IEEE 25th International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering (SANER)},
  year={2018},
  pages={434-444}
}
Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) is often used in web applications to restrict operations and protect security sensitive information and resources. Web applications regularly undergo maintenance and evolution and their security may be affected by source code changes between releases. To prevent security regression and vulnerabilities, developers have to… CONTINUE READING