OWASP Top Ten 2017 Category A8 - Insecure Deserialization

A category in the Common Weakness Enumeration published by The MITRE Corporation.


Summary

Categories in the Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) group entries based on some common characteristic or attribute.

Weaknesses in this category are related to the A8 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2017.

Weaknesses

Deserialization of Untrusted Data

The application deserializes untrusted data without sufficiently verifying that the resulting data will be valid.

Concepts

Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2017)

CWE nodes in this view (graph) are associated with the OWASP Top Ten, as released in 2017.

See Also

  1. Top 10 2017

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