In a new report, the National Security Agency urges organizations to drop some commonly used programming languages such as C and C++ due to programmer error leading to exploitable memory-based vulnerabilities. The agency’s guidance, “Software Memory Safety” Cybersecurity Information Sheet, highlights how malicious cyber actors exploit poor memory management issues to access sensitive information and […]
You don’t want end users complaining about difficult user interfaces when you install new technology systems. A number of programming languages exist which might be able to help your team with future deployments and product developments. According to a recent TechAcute Report, tech analyst firm RedMonk recently completed their programming language research and have published a […]
The Verge has reported that at least twelve states have unemployment software running on COBOL, a decades old coding language.
Security breaches often bring to mind malicious attackers hacking into computer systems… But major healthcare system breaches have shown vulns are more often the result of system misconfiguration. While such breaches cause significant reputational damages, HIPAA fines can add insult to injury, with the healthcare sector average fine of $6.45 million, leading all other sectors. This creates […]
To push people to jobs of the future, politicians tell workers to learn how to code. But for some, it’s not that easy.
Python revolutionized the world of programming language, but how will it remain a coding frontrunner?
Automated software testing company Parasoft announces the latest releases of Parasoft Jtest and dotTEST, their Java and .NET dev testing solutions, respectively. The solutions combine static analysis, security testing, unit testing, and code coverage analysis to help users maximize app quality and security while minimizing business risks. According to Parasoft, the updated releases (10.4.2) focus […]
When designing a human-machine interface (HMI) for mobile devices, follow these best practices to save time and money.
For AV industry insider and software developer David Glassman, the path to AV control system programming was atypical yet full of learning opportunities.
The QSC Q-SYS Touch Screen Controller installs quickly and eliminates the need for high-level programming, says the popular California manufacturer.