This eXtension uses the Microsoft Win32 Speech API (SAPI) to make IBM Security AppScan speak in human voice when certain events occur during scan. You can configure what voices will be used through the Windows text-to-speech (TTS) engine.

13 January 2009 (First published 03 July 2008)

This eXtension uses the Microsoft® Win32 Speech API (SAPI) to make Security AppScan speak in human voice when certain events occur during scan. You can configure what voices will be used through the Windows text-to-speech (TTS) engine. Ever wanted Security AppScan to talk to you in a seductive voice? Here's your chance...

System requirements

IBM Security AppScan Standard 7.5 up to 8.6 (including).

Developer comments

If you download the source code project for Visual Studio .NET 2005, make sure you modify the reference to AppScanSDK.dll, which is in your AppScan installation directory (e.g. C:\Program Files\Watchfire\AppScan)

In this 1.0 version of the eXtension, the list of events that will be spoken is hard coded.

Installation

Download the eXtension zip package, launch Security AppScan, go to Tools > Extensions > Extension Manager and choose Install, then point to the zip package.

Supported

No, this eXtension is provided "as-is" by IBM.

Downloads

DescriptionNameSize
eXtension (AppScan Standard v8.5 and below)SpeakAndScan-bin-0.1.zip6KB
eXtension source (AppScan Standard v8.5 and below)SpeakAndScan-src-0.1.zip15KB
eXtension (AppScan Standard v8.6 and above)SpeakAndScan-bin-2.0.zip61KB
eXtension source (AppScan Standard v8.6 and above)SpeakAndScan-src-2.0.zip12KB

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