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SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
A Computability Perspective on Self-Modifying Programs
Abstract—In order to increase their stealth, malware commonly use the self-modification property of programs. By doing so, programs can hide their real code so that it is diffi...
Guillaume Bonfante, Jean-Yves Marion, Daniel Reyna...
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Modal Contracts for Component-Based Design
—Contracts and their composition may be used with different goals in a component-based design flow: on the one hand, a component contract describes the guarantees a component is...
Gregor Goessler, Jean-Baptiste Raclet
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Adjusted Verification Rules for Loops Are More Complete and Give Better Diagnostics for Less
—Increasingly, tools and their underlying theories are able to cope with “real code” written as part of industrial grade applications almost as is. It has been our experience...
Patrice Chalin
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Specifying Interacting Components with Coordinated Concurrent Scenarios
Abstract. We introduce a visual notation for local specification of concurrent components based on message sequence charts (MSCs). Each component is a finite-state machine whose ...
Prakash Chandrasekaran, Madhavan Mukund
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Completeness of Pointer Program Verification by Separation Logic
Makoto Tatsuta, Wei-Ngan Chin, Mahmudul Faisal Al ...
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Property-Driven Scenario Integration
Jewgenij Botaschanjan, Alexander Harhurin
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
An Automated Approach to Verifying Diagnosability in Multi-agent Systems
—This paper addresses the issue of guaranteeing the correctness of fault diagnosis mechanisms in multi-agent systems. We propose an automated approach to verifying the property o...
Jonathan Ezekiel, Alessio Lomuscio
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Implementation Correctness of a Real-Time Operating System
—In the modern car, electronic devices are even employed for safety-critical missions like brake control, where failures might cost human lives. Among various approaches to incre...
Matthias Daum, Norbert Schirmer, Mareike Schmidt
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Programming Sagas in SOCK
SOCK is a process calculus for the modeling of Service Oriented systems recently extended with primitives for dynamic fault and compensation handling. In this paper we investigate...
Ivan Lanese, Gianluigi Zavattaro
SEFM
2009
IEEE
14 years 1 months ago
Checkmate: A Generic Static Analyzer of Java Multithreaded Programs
—In this paper we present ¼heckmate, a generic static analyzer of Java multithreaded programs based on the interpretation theory. It supports all the most relevant features of J...
Pietro Ferrara