View-800: Weaknesses in the 2010 CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors

ID: 800

Type: Graph

Status: Obsolete


CWE entries in this view (graph) are listed in the 2010 CWE/SANS Top 25 Programming Errors. This view is considered obsolete as a newer version of the Top 25 is available.


Software Developers

By following the Top 25, developers will be able to significantly reduce the number of weaknesses that occur in their software.

Software Customers

If a software developer claims to be following the Top 25, then customers can use the weaknesses in this view in order to formulate independent evidence of that claim.


Educators can use this view in multiple ways. For example, if there is a focus on teaching weaknesses, the educator could focus on the Top 25.


CWE-ID title
CWE-808 2010 Top 25 - Weaknesses On the Cusp
CWE-803 2010 Top 25 - Porous Defenses
CWE-802 2010 Top 25 - Risky Resource Management
CWE-801 2010 Top 25 - Insecure Interaction Between Components


REF-732 2010 CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors