Working with Security Issues in the Error List Window

Fortify Security Assistant displays all the security issues detected as you write code and for open files in the Error List window's Warnings tab.

The following table describes the Fortify information provided for each issue.

Column Description

A brief description of the issue. Fortify Security Assistant prepends each detected issue with [Fortify].

Category The Fortify category.
Suppression State Indicates whether the issue has been suppressed (hidden). To change whether suppressed issues are visible or not, click the filter icon in the Suppression State column, and then select or clear the Suppressed check box.
Priority Order

When you review the detected issues, you can do the following: