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CWE CATEGORY: OWASP Top Ten 2004 Category A8 - Insecure Storage

Category ID: 729
Status: Incomplete
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Description Summary

Weaknesses in this category are related to the A8 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2004.
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NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains toView(s)
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base14Compiler Removal of Code to Clear Buffers
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base226Sensitive Information Uncleared Before Release
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant261Weak Cryptography for Passwords
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base311Missing Encryption of Sensitive Data
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base321Use of Hard-coded Cryptographic Key
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness ClassWeakness Class326Inadequate Encryption Strength
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness BaseWeakness Base327Use of a Broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant539Information Exposure Through Persistent Cookies
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant591Sensitive Data Storage in Improperly Locked Memory
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
ParentOfWeakness VariantWeakness Variant598Information Exposure Through Query Strings in GET Request
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
MemberOfViewView711Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004)
Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2004) (primary)711
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+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganizationSource
2008-08-15VeracodeExternal Submission
Suggested creation of view and provided mappings
Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganizationSource
2009-03-10CWE Content TeamMITREInternal
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