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CWE CATEGORY: OWASP Top Ten 2007 Category A1 - Cross Site Scripting (XSS)

Category ID: 712
Status: Obsolete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the A1 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2007.
+ Membership
NatureTypeIDName
MemberOfViewView - a subset of CWE entries that provides a way of examining CWE content. The two main view structures are Slices (flat lists) and Graphs (containing relationships between entries).629Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2007)
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is still mostly independent of a resource or technology, but with sufficient details to provide specific methods for detection and prevention. Base level weaknesses typically describe issues in terms of 2 or 3 of the following dimensions: behavior, property, technology, language, and resource.79Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
+ References
[REF-572] OWASP. "Top 10 2007-Cross Site Scripting". 2007. <http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2007-A1>.
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2008-09-09CWE Content TeamMITRE
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2009-12-28CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Related_Attack_Patterns
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Related_Attack_Patterns
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