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CWE CATEGORY: SEI CERT C Coding Standard - Guidelines 10. Environment (ENV)

Category ID: 1165
Status: Stable
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the rules and recommendations in the Environment (ENV) section of the SEI CERT C Coding Standard.
+ Membership
NatureTypeIDName
MemberOfViewView - a subset of CWE entries that provides a way of examining CWE content. The two main view structures are Slices (flat lists) and Graphs (containing relationships between entries).1154Weaknesses Addressed by the SEI CERT C Coding Standard
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.78Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection')
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.88Improper Neutralization of Argument Delimiters in a Command ('Argument Injection')
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.676Use of Potentially Dangerous Function
HasMemberClassClass - a weakness that is described in a very abstract fashion, typically independent of any specific language or technology. More general than a Base weakness.705Incorrect Control Flow Scoping
+ References
[REF-608] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT C Coding Standard : Rule 10. Environment (ENV)". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=87152421>.
[REF-988] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT C Coding Standard : Rec. 10. Environment (ENV)". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=87151968>.
+ Content History
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2018-12-18CWE Content TeamMITRE
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