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CWE-199: Information Management Errors

 
Information Management Errors
Category ID: 199 (Category)Status: Draft
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Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are related to improper handling of sensitive information.
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NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains toView(s)
ChildOfCategoryCategory19Data Handling
Development Concepts (primary)699
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class200Information Exposure
Development Concepts (primary)699
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class216Containment Errors (Container Errors)
Development Concepts (primary)699
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class221Information Loss or Omission
Development Concepts (primary)699
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base779Logging of Excessive Data
Development Concepts699
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Modification DateModifierOrganizationSource
2008-09-08CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
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2009-07-27CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
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