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CWE CATEGORY: Often Misused: Arguments and Parameters

Category ID: 559
Status: Draft
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to improper use of arguments or parameters within function calls.
+ Membership
+ Notes


This category is closely related to CWE-628, Incorrectly Specified Arguments, and might be the same. However, CWE-628 is a base weakness, not a category.
+ Content History
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2008-09-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships, Other_Notes
2010-04-05CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Related_Attack_Patterns
2010-09-27CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Other_Notes, Relationship_Notes
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Related_Attack_Patterns, Relationships

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