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ISTQB Glossary of Testing Terms 2

ISTQB Glossary of Testing Terms 2

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Standard glossary of terms used in Software Testing
Version 2.0 (dd. December, 2nd 2007)
Produced by the \u2018Glossary Working Party\u2019
International Software Testing Qualifications Board
Editor : Erik van Veenendaal (The Netherlands)
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This document may be copied in its entirety, or extracts made, if the source is acknowledged.

Rex Black (USA)
Sigrid Eldh (Sweden)
Isabel Evans (UK)
Dorothy Graham (UK)
Julian Harty (UK)
David Hayman (UK)
Juha Itkonen (Finland)
Vipul Kocher (India)
Fernando Lamas de Oliveira (Portugal)
Tilo Linz (Germany)
Peter Morgan (UK)
Thomas M\u00fcller (Switzerland)
Avi Ofer (Israel)
Dale Perry (USA)
Horst Pohlmann (Germany)
Meile Posthuma (The Netherlands)
Erkki P\u00f6yh\u00f6nen (Finland)

Maaret Pyh\u00e4j\u00e4rvi (Finland)
Andy Redwood (UK)
Stuart Reid (UK)
Piet de Roo (The Netherlands)
Steve Sampson (UK)
Shane Saunders (UK)
Hans Schaefer (Norway)
Jurri\u00ebn Seubers (The Netherlands)
Dave Sherratt (UK)
Mike Smith (UK)
Andreas Spillner (Germany)
Richard Taylor (UK)
Geoff Thompson (UK)
Stephanie Ulrich (Germany)
Matti Vuori (Finland)
Gearrel Welvaart (The Netherlands)
Pete Williams (UK)

Change History
Version 1.3 d.d. May, 31st 2007
New terms added:

- action word driven testing
- bug tracking tool
- coverage measurement tool

- modelling tool
- monkey testing
- scripted testing
- specification-based technique

- stress testing tool
- structure-based technique
- unit test framework
- white box technique
Terms changed:
- basic block

- control flow graph
- defect management tool
- independence of testing

- project risk
- risk-based testing
- test comparator
- test process

Version 2.0 d.d. December, 2nd 2007
New terms added:

- attack
- buffer
- buffer overflow
- bug taxonomy
- classification tree

- control flow analysis
- continuous representation

- cost of quality
- defect based technique
- defect based test design technique

- defect taxonomy
- error seeding tool
- Failure Mode, Effect and Criticality
Analysis (FMECA)

- false-fail result
- false-pass result
- false-negative result
- false-positive result
- fault attack
- fault seeding

- fault seeding tool

- hazard analysis
- hyperlink
- hyperlink tool
- load profile

- operational acceptance testing
- operational profile
- orthogonal array
- orthogonal array testing

- pairwise testing
- performance profiling
- pointer

Terms changed:
- bebugging
-error seeding
- Failure Mode and Effect Analysis

- Fault Tree Analysis (FTA)
- modified multiple condition testing
- process cycle test

- root cause
- specification-based technique
- stress testing
- test charter

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