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CWE CATEGORY: OWASP Top Ten 2010 Category A2 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Category ID: 811
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the A2 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2010.
+ 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).809Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2010)
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.79Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
+ References
[REF-762] OWASP. "Top 10 2010-A2-Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)". <http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2010-A2-Cross-Site_Scripting_%28XSS%29>.
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2010-06-17CWE Content TeamMITRE

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