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CWE CATEGORY: SEI CERT C Coding Standard - Guidelines 06. Arrays (ARR)

Category ID: 1160
Status: Stable
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the rules and recommendations in the Arrays (ARR) section of the SEI CERT C Coding Standard.
+ 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).1154Weaknesses Addressed by the SEI CERT C Coding Standard
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.119Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
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.121Stack-based Buffer Overflow
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.123Write-what-where Condition
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.125Out-of-bounds Read
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.129Improper Validation of Array Index
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.468Incorrect Pointer Scaling
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.469Use of Pointer Subtraction to Determine Size
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.758Reliance on Undefined, Unspecified, or Implementation-Defined Behavior
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.786Access of Memory Location Before Start of Buffer
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.805Buffer Access with Incorrect Length Value
+ References
[REF-604] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT C Coding Standard : Rule 06. Arrays (ARR)". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=87152051>.
[REF-984] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT C Coding Standard : Rec 06. Arrays (ARR)". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=87151972>.
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2018-12-18CWE Content TeamMITRE
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