The Development of a Common Vulnerability Enumeration

  title={The Development of a Common Vulnerability Enumeration},
  author={David W. Baker and Steven M. Christey and William H. Hill and David E. Mann},
  booktitle={Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection},
This paper traces the development of a Common Enumeration of Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) that standardizes and lists vulnerabilities and security exposures to facilitate data sharing and comparison across computer vulnerability databases, such as those produced by security tools and academic research. The MITRE Corporation is building a syste m that can integrate and manage vulnerability information from different sources (e.g., network assessment tools, intrusion detection systems… CONTINUE READING


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