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How to Break Software is a departure from conventional testing in which testers prepare a written test plan and then use it as a script when testing the software. The testing techniques in this book are as flexible as conventional testing is rigid. And flexibility is needed in software projects in which requirements can change, bugs can become features and schedule pressures often force plans to be reassessed. Software testing is not such an exact science that one can determine what to test…

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Top rated programming books on Reddit rank no. 50

Google Chrome’s blog about exploits found and fixed during Pwnium(r/programming)

First, this is inconceivable to most programmers. This is world class hacking.

Second, don’t feel obligated to learn things you don’t want to. If you’re a web/C# programmer, knowing that the GPU writes to predictable memory addresses in Windows buys you exactly… Nothing!

Seriously though. If you want to be more knowledgeable, learn about things you want to do. You will never have intimate understanding of every part of the execution of any code. It’s just too complex.

Generic programming books that are good:

Code Complete

If you like making things crash – How to Break Software

For language specific books

I can’t say on Ruby, PHP, or Javascript.

But if you want to know all the ins and outs of C# and the CLR, CLR Via C# is an immensely information packed, if a bit dry, book.

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$23.3

Book Binding

Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

James A. Whittaker

Book Edition

1

Book Publisher

Pearson

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