fuzzer

fuzzer

A program used to generate random "fuzz" for testing purposes. See fuzz testing.
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JavaScript fuzzer available," Mozilla Security Blog, Available: http://www.
Conversely, our customers find Peach Fuzzer to be ideal for their needs.
Fuzzer Medium: Communication breakdown caused by this threat usually does not cause much damage because the corresponding technology is not used for critical communication.
2010) employed a Kepler workflow to design several simple case studies, including a distributed program code review, remote code analysis, and a web service fuzzer (a software testing tool that automatically provides invalid and unexpected random data to the inputs of a web service), and then used these case studies to teach a course in secure software engineering.
The testing service utilizes an automated scanning engine accompanied by some of the latest tools like HTTP Editor, HTTP Sniffer and HTTP Fuzzer, which allows penetration testers to fine tune web application security checks.
Other recent releases include a general purpose traffic capture fuzzer, which is a very practical and cost-effective tool for testing proprietary protocols when model based tests are not available.
Peach Fuzzer users can now discover unknown vulnerabilities within the HL7v2 and DICOM protocols responsible for handling, storing, printing, and transmitting sensitive healthcare information, including images.
Vigna, "Snooze: toward a stateful network protocol fuzzer," Information Security, pages 343-358, 2006.
Sivus, Fuzzer, spitter, and redirect poison) they cannot detect and cope with them actively.