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CWE-747: CERT C Secure Coding Section 49 - Miscellaneous (MSC)

 
CERT C Secure Coding Section 49 - Miscellaneous (MSC)
Category ID: 747 (Category)Status: Incomplete
+ Description

Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are related to rules in the miscellaneous 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 BaseWeakness Base14Compiler Removal of Code to Clear Buffers
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class20Improper Input Validation
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant176Improper Handling of Unicode Encoding
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class330Use of Insufficiently Random Values
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base480Use of Incorrect Operator
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant482Comparing instead of Assigning
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant561Dead Code
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant563Unused Variable
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant570Expression is Always False
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant571Expression is Always True
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class697Insufficient Comparison
Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C Secure Coding Standard (primary)734
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class704Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast
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
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Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganizationSource
2008-11-24Internal CWE Team
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