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CWE Number Name Number Of Related Vulnerabilities
248 Uncaught Exception
249 DEPRECATED: Often Misused: Path Manipulation
25 Path Traversal: '/../filedir'
250 Execution with Unnecessary Privileges
253 Incorrect Check of Function Return Value
256 Plaintext Storage of a Password
257 Storing Passwords in a Recoverable Format
258 Empty Password in Configuration File
259 Use of Hard-coded Password
26 Path Traversal: '/dir/../filename'
260 Password in Configuration File
261 Weak Cryptography for Passwords
262 Not Using Password Aging
263 Password Aging with Long Expiration
266 Incorrect Privilege Assignment
267 Privilege Defined With Unsafe Actions
268 Privilege Chaining
27 Path Traversal: 'dir/../../filename'
270 Privilege Context Switching Error
271 Privilege Dropping / Lowering Errors
272 Least Privilege Violation
274 Improper Handling of Insufficient Privileges
277 Insecure Inherited Permissions
278 Insecure Preserved Inherited Permissions
279 Incorrect Execution-Assigned Permissions
28 Path Traversal: '..\filedir'
280 Improper Handling of Insufficient Permissions or Privileges
282 Improper Ownership Management
283 Unverified Ownership
286 Incorrect User Management
288 Authentication Bypass Using an Alternate Path or Channel
289 Authentication Bypass by Alternate Name
29 Path Traversal: '\..\filename'
292 Trusting Self-reported DNS Name
293 Using Referer Field for Authentication
296 Improper Following of Chain of Trust for Certificate Validation
298 Improper Validation of Certificate Expiration
299 Improper Check for Certificate Revocation
30 Path Traversal: '\dir\..\filename'
300 Channel Accessible by Non-Endpoint ('Man-in-the-Middle')
301 Reflection Attack in an Authentication Protocol
302 Authentication Bypass by Assumed-Immutable Data
303 Incorrect Implementation of Authentication Algorithm
304 Missing Critical Step in Authentication
305 Authentication Bypass by Primary Weakness
308 Use of Single-factor Authentication
309 Use of Password System for Primary Authentication
31 Path Traversal: 'dir\..\..\filename'
313 Plaintext Storage in a File or on Disk
314 Plaintext Storage in the Registry
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