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Authors
Mark G. Graff
Kenneth R. van Wyk

Release Date:  June 2003
ISBN:  0-596-00242-4
Order Number:  2424

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Secure Coding: Principles & Practices

Welcome to the on-line home of Secure Coding: Principles and Practices (O'Reilly, 2003). We provide here information about the book and its authors; updated versions of links and tables that appear in the book; and also original supplemental material like op/ed pieces and vulnerability analyses. It's all offered in the spirit of helping us build strong and light "virtual bridges" in the years to come.

Recent News and Articles
20 April 2004 - Secure Coding: Principles & Practices has been translated to Japanese by O'Reilly Japan. Further details can be found here.

09 April 2004 - Ken and Sean analyze a recently discovered buffer overflow vulnerability in a popular media player for Unix and discuss it's far-reaching implications.

16 February 2004 - An RSS feed of the Secure Coding mailing list (SC-L) has been made available by Mail-Archive.com.

"This book presents the steps for writing, testing, and deploying good, robust, and security-enhanced code. It is a pleasure to read, with many case studies and examples, and thorough in its coverage. It discusses many problems and common errors, and how to avoid or handle them. It will be a welcome supplement to computer security, programming, and software engineering classes, as well as a useful guide for the practitioner. Well done!"

--- Matthew A. Bishop, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer security, cryptography, UC Davis

Visit the Advance Praise section to read other pre-release accolades that the book has received.


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