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  1. source codenoun

    code, source

  2. source codenoun

    Human-readable instructions in a programming language, to be transformed into machine instructions by a compiler, assembler or other translator, or to be carried out directly by an interpreter.

    source, code

Princeton's WordNet

  1. source codenoun

    program instructions written as an ASCII text file; must be translated by a compiler or interpreter or assembler into the object code for a particular computer before execution

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  1. Sarah Zatko:

    Source code is the theory, while binary is the practice. It makes a huge difference in how secure the actual product is.

  2. Global Vice President Stefan Schulz:

    I don't know of any case where any new vulnerability was found in the context of such a source code review.

  3. Joel Hurewitz:

    As a member of the electronic trading community for a long time, I can assure you that most global brokers will not be comfortable providing their source code to anyone.

  4. Ken Thompson:

    SCCS is the source-code motel -- your code checks in but it never checks out.

  5. Graham Cluley:

    Every single victim of the love bug got a copy of the love bug's code, the actual source code, so it was simple to write an antidote. It was no more complex than any of the other thousands and thousands of viruses we'd seen that day. But of course, this one was particularly successful at spreading itself.

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