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CWE CATEGORY: CERT C Secure Coding Section 12 - Error Handling (ERR)

Category ID: 746
Status: Incomplete
+ Description

Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are related to rules in the error handling section of the CERT C Secure Coding Standard. Since not all rules map to specific weaknesses, this category may be incomplete.
+ Relationships
NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains toView(s)
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class20Improper Input Validation
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard734
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base391Unchecked Error Condition
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard734
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base544Missing Standardized Error Handling Mechanism
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base676Use of Potentially Dangerous Function
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard734
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class705Incorrect Control Flow Scoping
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard734
MemberOfViewView734Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganizationSource
2008-11-24Internal CWE Team

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