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CWE CATEGORY: SEI CERT Perl Coding Standard - Guidelines 07. File Input and Output (FIO)

Category ID: 1185
Status: Stable
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to the rules and recommendations in the File Input and Output (FIO) section of the SEI CERT Perl 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).1178Weaknesses Addressed by the SEI CERT Perl Coding Standard
HasMemberBaseBase - a weakness that is still mostly independent of a resource or technology, but with sufficient details to provide specific methods for detection and prevention. Base level weaknesses typically describe issues in terms of 2 or 3 of the following dimensions: behavior, property, technology, language, and resource.59Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following')
+ References
[REF-1018] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT Perl Coding Standard : Rule 07. File Input and Output (FIO) ". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=88890499>.
[REF-1026] The Software Engineering Institute. "SEI CERT Perl Coding Standard : Rec. 07. File Input and Output (FIO)". <https://wiki.sei.cmu.edu/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=88890496>.
+ Content History
+ Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2019-01-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
+ Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2021-03-15CWE Content TeamMITRE
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