Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

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Alexandre Rebert (Carnegie Mellon University and ForAllSecure, Inc.)
August 2014 - Conference Paper Optimizing Seed Selection for Fuzzing

In this paper, we focus on how to mathematically formulate and reason about one critical aspect in fuzzing: how best to pick seed files to maximize the total number of bugs found during a fuzz campaign.