There are 5 types of severity the issues are categorized on, Blocker, Critical, Major, Minor, INFO.
|BLOCKER||Bug with a high probability to impact the behavior of the application in production like memory leaks, unclosed JDBC connection etc. The code must be immediately fixed.|
|CRITICAL||Either a bug with a low probability to impact the behavior of the application in production or an issue which represents a security flaw like empty catch block, SQL injection etc. The code must be immediately reviewed.|
|MAJOR||The flaws related to quality which can highly impact the developer’s productivity like uncovered piece of code, duplicated blocks, unused parameters etc.|
|MINOR||Quality flaw which can slightly impact the developer productivity like length of the lines, usage of methods etc|
|INFO||Neither a bug nor a quality flaw, just a finding that can be used for improvement.|