Problems view

The Problems View displays code problems, errors, and warnings. When you double-click the icon for a problem, error, or warning, the Java Editor opens with the problem code underlined.

The Problems View displays this information:

Table 1. Problems view columns
Column Description
Item Description Description Vulnerability type. If AppScan® Source for Analysis generated the current assessment, any annotations attached to the findings also appear.
Severity Vulnerability severity. High, Medium, Low.
File Name of the code file in which the security finding or scan coverage finding occurs.
Folder Solution/project location.
Location Line number in the code file that contains the vulnerable API.

In addition to the standard problems (compile errors, for example), AppScan® Source for Development adds security problems to the Problems View. When you select a problem, the corresponding information appears in the How to Fix and Trace views.