SMT-based Model Checking for Recursive Programs

  title={SMT-based Model Checking for Recursive Programs},
  author={Anvesh Komuravelli and Arie Gurfinkel and Sagar Chaki},
We present an SMT-based symbolic model checking algorithm for safety verification of recursive programs. The algorithm is modular and analyzes procedures individually. Unlike other SMT-based approaches, it maintains both overand under-approximations of procedure summaries. Under-approximations are used to analyze procedure calls without inlining. Over-approximations are used to block infeasible counterexamples and detect convergence to a proof. We show that for programs and properties over a… CONTINUE READING
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