Gradually and imperceptibly we get the situation when C++ projects’ complexity becomes extreme. Unfortunately, now a C++ programmer can’t be on his own.
by Andrey Karpov
From the article:
Analyzers know more than even professional developers. It has become too difficult to take into account and remember all the nuances when writing code. For instance, if you haven’t specifically read about it, you’ll never guess that calls to memset function for clearing private data sometimes disappear, as from a compiler’s point of view, a call to memset function is redundant. Meanwhile, it is a serious security defect CWE-14 that is detected literally everywhere.