Static Code Analysis - A Behind-the-scenes Look

Updated on July 12, 2022
GOTO Amsterdam 2022
Arno Haase
Arno Haase

Principal Engineer at Contrast Security

There is a wide range of tools to analyze program code and provide feedback on it - linters, IDE inspections, scanners to find bugs, check coding style or find vulnerabilities. This session takes a technical look behind the scenes, exploring how these tools work and what challenges they face. Besides being fun to dive into, this may even help understanding the strengths and limitations of specific tools.