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CWE CATEGORY: CERT C Secure Coding (2008 Version) Section 11 - Signals (SIG)

Category ID: 745
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to rules in the signals 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.
+ Notes

Relationship

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

  • CWE-432 SIG00-C Mask signals handled by noninterruptible signal handlers
  • CWE-479 SIG30-C Call only asynchronous-safe functions within signal handlers
  • CWE-479 SIG32-C Do not call longjmp() from inside a signal handler
  • CWE-479 SIG33-C Do not recursively invoke the raise() function
  • CWE-479 SIG34-C Do not call signal() from within interruptible signal handlers
  • CWE-662 SIG00-C Mask signals handled by noninterruptible signal handlers
  • CWE-662 SIG31-C Do not access or modify shared objects in signal handlers
  • CWE-828 SIG31-C Do not access or modify shared objects in signal handlers
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganizationSource
2008-11-24CWE Content TeamMITRE
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganizationSource
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Description, Name, Relationship_Notes
Previous Entry Names
Change DatePrevious Entry Name
2017-11-08CERT C Secure Coding Section 11 - Signals (SIG)

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