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CWE CATEGORY: CERT C Secure Coding (2008 Version) Section 01 - Preprocessor (PRE)

Category ID: 735
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to rules in the preprocessor section of the CERT C Secure Coding Standard, as published in 2008. Since not all rules map to specific weaknesses, this category may be incomplete.
+ Membership
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).734Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (2008 Version)
HasMemberClassClass - a weakness that is described in a very abstract fashion, typically independent of any specific language or technology. More general than a Base weakness.684Incorrect Provision of Specified Functionality
+ Notes


In the 2008 version of the CERT C Secure Coding standard, the following rules were mapped to the following CWE IDs:

  • CWE-684 PRE09-C Do not replace secure functions with less secure functions
+ References
+ Content History
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2008-11-24CWE Content TeamMITRE
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Description, Name, Relationship_Notes
Previous Entry Names
Change DatePrevious Entry Name
2017-11-08CERT C Secure Coding Section 01 - Preprocessor (PRE)

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