Improper Handling of Insufficient Permissions or Privileges
The application does not handle or incorrectly handles when it has insufficient privileges to access resources or functionality as specified by their permissions. This may cause it to follow unexpected code paths that may leave the application in an invalid state.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the design and architecture of a system's authorization components. Frequently these deal with enforcing that agents have th...
This category identifies Software Fault Patterns (SFPs) within the Unchecked Status Condition cluster (SFP4).
Weaknesses in this category are related to improper assignment or handling of permissions.
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This view (slice) lists weaknesses that can be introduced during design.