Patch

Known as: Bugfix, Software update, Patch (computing 
A patch is a piece of software designed to update a computer program or its supporting data, to fix or improve it. This includes fixing security… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Many software defect prediction models have been built using historical defect data obtained by mining software repositories (MSR… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A persistent problem in computer network research is validation. When deciding how to evaluate a new feature or bug fix, a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We present ClearView, a system for automatically patching errors in deployed software. ClearView works on stripped Windows x86… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The automatic patch-based exploit generation problem is: given a program P and a patched version of the program P', automatically… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The change history of a software project contains a rich collection of code changes that record previous development experience… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
To counter zero-day worms that exploit software flaws such as buffer overflows, this end-point architecture uses source code… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Impact analysis is the identification of the work products affected by a proposed change request, either a bug fix or a new… (More)
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2005
2005
POWER5 microprocessor and POWER5 multiprocessor systems D. W. Victor J. M. Ludden R. D. Peterson B. S. Nelson W. K. Sharp J. K… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Two key aspects of extreme programming (XP) are unit testing and merciless refactoring. Given the fact that the ideal test code… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This paper presents a systematic solution to the persistent problem of buffer overflow attacks. Buffer overflow attacks gained… (More)
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