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Enhancing Software Security: Best Practices for Protecting Against Threats and Exploits

EasyChair Preprint no. 12419

9 pagesDate: March 7, 2024


In the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity, the imperative to secure software against threats and exploits has become paramount. This paper delves into the implementation of secure coding practices, providing a comprehensive guide for safeguarding software. It explores foundational concepts, identifies common threats, and offers practical strategies to fortify software resilience. The discussion begins by elucidating the significance of secure coding practices in mitigating vulnerabilities and potential exploits. Key principles of secure coding, such as input validation, error handling, and secure communication, are explored to establish a solid foundation. The paper then delves into threat modeling, emphasizing the proactive identification and mitigation of potential risks during the software development life cycle.

Keyphrases: Cybersecurity, error handling, input validation, secure coding, secure communication, software security, Threat Modeling, vulnerability mitigation

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  author = {Wajid Kumar},
  title = {Enhancing Software Security: Best Practices for Protecting Against Threats and Exploits},
  howpublished = {EasyChair Preprint no. 12419},

  year = {EasyChair, 2024}}
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