fuzz testing

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fuzz testing

Attempting to cause a program or network to fail by feeding it randomly generated data. Fuzz testing is a black box technique that typically finds elementary bugs but is not a substitute for formal testing with test data that are carefully created. See black box testing and SAGE. See also fuzzy computer.
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8 billion fuzz tests conducted by Synopsys' customers in 2016 using the Defensics Fuzz Testing solution.
000 fuzz tests per second for the HTTP protocol running over TCP, and more than 40.