ISSTA '14: International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis

ISSTA is the leading research symposium on software testing and analysis, bringing together academics, industrial researchers, and practitioners to exchange new ideas, problems, and experience on how to analyze and test software systems. ISSTA 2014 was held in Hilton San Jose, Bay Area, California on July 21-25, 2014.


Program Committee awarded three ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Awards:

  • Hybrid Security Analysis of Web JavaScript Code via Dynamic Partial Evaluation
    Omer Tripp, Pietro Ferrara, and Marco Pistoia
    (IBM Research, USA)
  • CrashLocator: Locating Crashing Faults Based on Crash Stacks
    Rongxin Wu, Hongyu Zhang, Shing-Chi Cheung, and Sunghun Kim
    (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong; Microsoft Research, China)
  • Efficient Mutation Analysis by Propagating and Partitioning Infected Execution States
    René Just, Michael D. Ernst, and Gordon Fraser
    (University of Washington, USA; University of Sheffield, UK)

Artifact Evaluation Committee awarded one Best Artifact Award:

  • Covrig: A Framework for the Analysis of Code, Test, and Coverage Evolution in Real Software
    Paul Marinescu, Petr Hosek, and Cristian Cadar
    (Imperial College London, UK)

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