CWE

Common Weakness Enumeration

A Community-Developed List of Software Weakness Types

CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors
Home > CWE List > CWE- Individual Dictionary Definition (2.10)  
ID

CWE CATEGORY: Windows Virtual File Problems

Category ID: 68
Status: Draft
+ Description

Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are related to improper handling of virtual files within Windows-based operating systems.
+ Applicable Platforms

Languages

All

+ Relationships
NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains toView(s)
ChildOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base66Improper Handling of File Names that Identify Virtual Resources
Development Concepts (primary)699
ChildOfCategoryCategory632Weaknesses that Affect Files or Directories
Resource-specific Weaknesses (primary)631
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant67Improper Handling of Windows Device Names
Resource-specific Weaknesses631
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant69Improper Handling of Windows ::DATA Alternate Data Stream
Resource-specific Weaknesses631
Development Concepts699
+ Taxonomy Mappings
Mapped Taxonomy NameNode IDFitMapped Node Name
PLOVERWindows Virtual File problems
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganizationSource
PLOVERExternally Mined
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganizationSource
2008-09-08CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
updated Relationships, Taxonomy_Mappings

More information is available — Please select a different filter.
Page Last Updated: January 11, 2017