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GLITCH: Automated Polyglot Security Smell Detection in Infrastructure as Code

@inproceedings{Saavedra2022GLITCHAP,
  title={GLITCH: Automated Polyglot Security Smell Detection in Infrastructure as Code},
  author={Nuno Saavedra and Jo{\~a}o Fernando Ferreira},
  year={2022}
}
Infrastructure as Code (IaC) is the process of managing IT infrastructure via programmable configuration files (also called IaC scripts). Like other software artifacts, IaC scripts may contain security smells, which are coding patterns that can result in security weaknesses. Automated analysis tools to detect security smells in IaC scripts exist, but they focus on specific technologies such as Puppet, Ansible, or Chef. This means that when the detection of a new smell is implemented in one of… 

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