There has been a steady occurrence of security breaches at prestigious companies over the last weeks, months and years. These breaches are becoming far too frequent and, as the folks at Amazon and Zappos know, expensive.
Intel® Inspector XE is often recommended as a great tool for verifying the correctness and security of C++ applications, but it is important to note that this tool works just as well on Fortran and C# programs. If you develop in one of these languages, Intel Inspector XE can be a very valuable tool in your arsenal to help improve software correctness. Intel Inspector XE performs two main types of analysis:
- Threading analysis detects issues like deadlocks and data races in parallel applications