Fuzzing is a technique for Testing, and is very effective for finding security vulnerabilities in software. It was used in several applications like Unix systems, GUI applications under Windows and Apple MacOS. ... it is often used to improve the programming of everything, because it can reach parts of code, in some cases, that other testing tools never reach, this concept of testing is still used nowadays and his creator is still doing research over this. Fuzzing is a method that inserts unexpected data into input.
In this paper some approaches are discussed and also some applications and some tools are showed.
(8 pages, pdf, 136 KB) © 2009 Daniel Basáez (Hochschule Offenburg) Download