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CWE CATEGORY: OWASP Top Ten 2013 Category A6 - Sensitive Data Exposure

Category ID: 934
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the A6 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2013.
+ 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).928Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2013)
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.311Missing Encryption of Sensitive Data
HasMemberVariantVariant - a weakness that is described at a very low level of detail, typically limited to a specific language or technology. More specific than a Base weakness.312Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information
HasMemberVariantVariant - a weakness that is described at a very low level of detail, typically limited to a specific language or technology. More specific than a Base weakness.319Cleartext Transmission of Sensitive Information
HasMemberCategoryCategory - a CWE entry that contains a set of other entries that share a common characteristic.320Key Management Errors
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.325Missing Required Cryptographic Step
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.326Inadequate Encryption Strength
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
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.328Reversible One-Way Hash
+ References
[REF-933] OWASP. "Top 10 2013-A6-Sensitive Data Exposure". <https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2013-A6-Sensitive_Data_Exposure>.
+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2013-07-16CWE Content TeamMITRE
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2014-06-23CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships
2018-03-27CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships

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