Truncation of Security-relevant Information

The application truncates the display, recording, or processing of security-relevant information in a way that can obscure the source or nature of an attack.


See Also

Audit / Logging Errors

Weaknesses in this category are related to audit-based components of a software system. Frequently these deal with logging user activities in order to identify undesir...

SFP Secondary Cluster: Information Loss

This category identifies Software Fault Patterns (SFPs) within the Information Loss cluster.

Comprehensive CWE Dictionary

This view (slice) covers all the elements in CWE.

Weaknesses without Software Fault Patterns

CWE identifiers in this view are weaknesses that do not have associated Software Fault Patterns (SFPs), as covered by the CWE-888 view. As such, they represent gaps in...

CWE Cross-section

This view contains a selection of weaknesses that represent the variety of weaknesses that are captured in CWE, at a level of abstraction that is likely to be useful t...


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