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CWE CATEGORY: 2009 Top 25 - Porous Defenses

Category ID: 753
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are listed in the "Porous Defenses" section of the 2009 CWE/SANS Top 25 Programming Errors.
+ 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).750Weaknesses in the 2009 CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors
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.250Execution with Unnecessary Privileges
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.259Use of Hard-coded Password
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.285Improper Authorization
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.327Use of a Broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm
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.330Use of Insufficiently Random Values
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.602Client-Side Enforcement of Server-Side Security
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.732Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is described in an abstract fashion, but with sufficient details to infer specific methods for detection and prevention. More general than a Variant weakness, but more specific than a Class weakness.798Use of Hard-coded Credentials
+ References
[REF-616] "2009 CWE/SANS Top 25 Programming Errors". 2009-01-12. <http://cwe.mitre.org/top25>.
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2009-01-12CWE Content TeamMITRE
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2010-02-16CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Name, Relationships
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated References
Previous Entry Names
Change DatePrevious Entry Name
2010-02-16Porous Defenses

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