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CWE CATEGORY: Representation Errors

Category ID: 137
Status: Draft
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are introduced when inserting or converting data from one representation into another.
+ Membership
NatureTypeIDName
MemberOfCategoryCategory - a CWE entry that contains a set of other entries that share a common characteristic.19Data Processing Errors
MemberOfCategoryCategory - a CWE entry that contains a set of other entries that share a common characteristic.19Data Processing Errors
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.138Improper Neutralization of Special Elements
HasMemberCategoryCategory - a CWE entry that contains a set of other entries that share a common characteristic.171Cleansing, Canonicalization, and Comparison Errors
HasMemberCategoryCategory - a CWE entry that contains a set of other entries that share a common characteristic.171Cleansing, Canonicalization, and Comparison Errors
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.188Reliance on Data/Memory Layout
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.228Improper Handling of Syntactically Invalid Structure
+ Content History
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2008-09-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships
2015-12-07CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships

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