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Vulnerability Trends Over Time

Year # of Vulnerabilities DoS Code Execution Overflow Memory Corruption Sql Injection XSS Directory Traversal Http Response Splitting Bypass something Gain Information Gain Privileges CSRF File Inclusion # of exploits
1999 19 7 3 1 2
2000 5 3 1
2001 23 7 4 3
2002 15 3 1 1 1
2003 19 8 2 1 3 4
2004 51 20 5 12 5 12
2005 133 90 19 19 1 6 5 7
2006 90 61 5 7 7 2 5 3 3
2007 63 41 2 8 3 7 7 1
2008 70 44 3 17 4 4 6 10 4
2009 105 66 2 22 7 8 11 22 4
2010 124 67 3 16 7 8 30 14 5
2011 83 62 1 21 10 1 21 9 1
2012 115 83 4 24 10 6 19 11
2013 189 101 6 41 13 11 57 26 6
2014 80 46 2 9 7 6 26 13 3
Total 1184 709 52 202 66 2 65 194 144 24
% Of All 59.9 4.4 17.1 5.6 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 5.5 16.4 12.2 0.0 0.0

Warning : Vulnerabilities with publish dates before 1999 are not included in this table and chart. (Because there are not many of them and they make the page look bad; and they may not be actually published in those years.)

Vulnerabilities By Year
19
5
23
15
19
51
133
90
63
70
105
124
83
115
189
80
  1999 19
2000 5
2001 23
2002 15
2003 19
2004 51
2005 133
2006 90
2007 63
2008 70
2009 105
2010 124
2011 83
2012 115
2013 189
2014 80
Vulnerabilities By Type
709
202
65
144
194
52
66
2
  Denial of Service 709
Overflow 202
Bypass Something 65
Gain Privilege 144
Gain Information 194
Execute Code 52
Memory Corruption 66
Directory Traversal 2

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