Tutorial - Creating a taxonomy and viewing the results

This tutorial shows you how to:

You need the "Change project settings" permission to perform these tasks.

For more information on taxonomies and using the Configuration Editor, see Configuring checkers for the integration build analysis.

Tip: Prior to release 9.2, you could filter by issue type on the desktop, or scope by issue type in Klocwork Static Code Analysis. This tutorial explains how you can use taxonomies and views to accomplish the same thing.

Our example company has a policy to flag and eliminate all Null-Pointer Dereference (NPD) issues, all Buffer Overflow (ABR and ABV) issues, and two specific security vulnerabilities: SV.INCORRECT_RESOURCE_HANDLING.URH and SV.INCORRECT_RESOURCE_HANDLING.WRONG_STATUS.