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Software Quality Assurance Fact Sheet


The Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Software Quality Assurance project (SwQA) is developing innovative approaches to re-duce the risk and cost of software failures. SwQA aims to make improvements in the following ways:

  • Advancing research and development in new tools and techniques to improve software developers’ capabilities to analyze software for potential vulnerabilities.
  • Applying new and improved capabilities in testing and evaluation activities to correct vulnerabilities and re-duce the probability and frequency of exploitation by prospective adversaries.
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Last Updated: 01/12/2023
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