PRQA: Coding safe and secure applications: Part 1: Processes

April 21, 2016 // By Silvano Sogus, PRQA

This whitepaper focuses on the commonalities and di erences of the coding process and industry coding standards, and details an example of an open source project analyzed with a combined MISRA C:2012 and CERT C ruleset, with the aim of illustrating a solution for developing secure and safe applications. This first part will analyze the different approaches that security and safety-critical standards adopt at the process level.