CWE

Common Weakness Enumeration

A Community-Developed List of Software Weakness Types

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CWE CATEGORY: Representation Errors

Category ID: 137
Status: Draft
+ Description

Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are introduced when inserting or converting data from one representation into another.
+ Relationships
NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains toView(s)
ChildOfCategoryCategory19Data Processing Errors
Development Concepts (primary)699
Weaknesses for Simplified Mapping of Published Vulnerabilities (primary)1003
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class138Improper Neutralization of Special Elements
Development Concepts699
ParentOfCategoryCategory171Cleansing, Canonicalization, and Comparison Errors
Development Concepts (primary)699
Weaknesses for Simplified Mapping of Published Vulnerabilities (primary)1003
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base188Reliance on Data/Memory Layout
Development Concepts (primary)699
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class228Improper Handling of Syntactically Invalid Structure
Development Concepts (primary)699
+ Content History
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganizationSource
2008-09-08CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
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2015-12-07CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
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