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CWE-769: DEPRECATED: Uncontrolled File Descriptor Consumption

Weakness ID: 769
Deprecated Abstraction: Base
Structure: Simple
Status: Deprecated
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This entry has been deprecated because it was a duplicate of CWE-774. All content has been transferred to CWE-774.
+ Relationships

The table(s) below shows the weaknesses and high level categories that are related to this weakness. These relationships are defined as ChildOf, ParentOf, MemberOf and give insight to similar items that may exist at higher and lower levels of abstraction. In addition, relationships such as PeerOf and CanAlsoBe are defined to show similar weaknesses that the user may want to explore.

+ Content History
+ Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2009-05-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
+ Modifications
Modification DateModifierOrganization
2010-04-05CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Potential_Mitigations
2010-06-21CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Description
2010-12-13CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Description
2013-02-21CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Maintenance_Notes
2015-12-07CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Relationships
2017-11-08CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Alternate_Terms, Description, Likelihood_of_Exploit, Name, Relationships, Type
2019-01-03CWE Content TeamMITRE
updated Alternate_Terms, Description, Likelihood_of_Exploit, Name, Potential_Mitigations, References, Relationships, Time_of_Introduction, Type
+ Previous Entry Names
Change DatePrevious Entry Name
2017-11-08File Descriptor Exhaustion
2019-01-03Uncontrolled File Descriptor Consumption
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