Accession Number:

ADA416434

Title:

International Liability Issues for Software Quality

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

This report focuses on international law related to cybercrime, international information security standards, and software liability issues as they relate to information security for critical infrastructure applications. Each area is explored and implications for U.S. policy and efforts to create cyber security policy worldwide are discussed. Recommendations are made for U.S. government participation and leadership. This report is one of a series of reports on U.S. policy by the CERT Coordination Center. Prior reports focused on international infrastructure for global security incident response and the technical challenges and global policy issues of tracking and tracing cyber attacks.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE