SFP Secondary Cluster: Missing Endpoint Authentication

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.

This category identifies Software Fault Patterns (SFPs) within the Missing Endpoint Authentication cluster (SFP30).

Weaknesses

Direct Request ('Forced Browsing')

The web application does not adequately enforce appropriate authorization on all restricted URLs, scripts, or files.

Unprotected Windows Messaging Channel ('Shatter')

The software does not properly verify the source of a message in the Windows Messaging System while running at elevated privileges, creating an alternate channel throu...

Concepts

Software Fault Pattern (SFP) Clusters

CWE identifiers in this view are associated with clusters of Software Fault Patterns (SFPs).


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