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CWE Number Name Number Of Related Vulnerabilities
64 Windows Shortcut Following (.LNK)
641 Insufficient Filtering of File and Other Resource Names for Executable Content
643 Improper Neutralization of Data within XPath Expressions ('XPath injection')
644 Improper Neutralization of HTTP Headers for Scripting Syntax
645 Overly Restrictive Account Lockout Mechanism
646 Reliance on File Name or Extension of Externally-Supplied File
647 Use of Non-Canonical URL Paths for Authorization Decisions
648 Incorrect Use of Privileged APIs
649 Reliance on Obfuscation or Encryption of Security-Relevant Inputs without Integrity Checking
65 Windows Hard Link
650 Trusting HTTP Permission Methods on the Server Side
651 Information Leak through WSDL File
652 Improper Neutralization of Data within XQuery Expressions ('XQuery Injection')
653 Insufficient Compartmentalization
654 Reliance on a Single Factor in a Security Decision
655 Insufficient Psychological Acceptability
656 Reliance on Security through Obscurity
657 Violation of Secure Design Principles
66 Improper Handling of File Names that Identify Virtual Resources
662 Insufficient Synchronization
663 Use of a Non-reentrant Function in an Unsynchronized Context
666 Operation on Resource in Wrong Phase of Lifetime
667 Insufficient Locking
668 Exposure of Resource to Wrong Sphere
67 Improper Handling of Windows Device Names
670 Always-Incorrect Control Flow Implementation
671 Lack of Administrator Control over Security
672 Operation on a Resource after Expiration or Release
673 External Influence of Sphere Definition
674 Uncontrolled Recursion
675 Duplicate Operations on Resource
676 Use of Potentially Dangerous Function
681 Incorrect Conversion between Numeric Types
683 Function Call With Incorrect Order of Arguments
684 Failure to Provide Specified Functionality
685 Function Call With Incorrect Number of Arguments
686 Function Call With Incorrect Argument Type
687 Function Call With Incorrectly Specified Argument Value
688 Function Call With Incorrect Variable or Reference as Argument
69 Failure to Handle Windows ::DATA Alternate Data Stream
691 Insufficient Control Flow Management
694 Use of Multiple Resources with Duplicate Identifier
695 Use of Low-Level Functionality
696 Incorrect Behavior Order
697 Insufficient Comparison
698 Redirect Without Exit
7 J2EE Misconfiguration: Missing Custom Error Page
703 Failure to Handle Exceptional Conditions
705 Incorrect Control Flow Scoping
706 Use of Incorrectly-Resolved Name or Reference
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