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CWE CATEGORY: CERT C++ Secure Coding Section 05 - Floating Point Arithmetic (FLP)

Category ID: 873
Status: Incomplete
+ Summary
Weaknesses in this category are related to rules in the Floating Point Arithmetic (FLP) section of the CERT C++ Secure Coding Standard. Since not all rules map to specific weaknesses, this category may be incomplete.
+ 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).868Weaknesses Addressed by the CERT C++ Secure Coding Standard
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.369Divide By Zero
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.681Incorrect Conversion between Numeric Types
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.682Incorrect Calculation
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.686Function Call With Incorrect Argument Type
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+ Content History
Submissions
Submission DateSubmitterOrganization
2011-08-04CWE Content TeamMITRE

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