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==Description==
 
==Description==
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Invalid or unhandled error conditions, return values and status codes result in unexpected application behaviors.  
 
Invalid or unhandled error conditions, return values and status codes result in unexpected application behaviors.  
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Attackers try to crash the application or launch a denail of service attack by triggering the unhandled conditions.
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==Risk Factors==
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* Talk about the [[OWASP Risk Rating Methodology|factors]] that make this vulnerability likely or unlikely to actually happen
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* Discuss the technical impact of a successful exploit of this vulnerability
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* Consider the likely [business impacts] of a successful attack
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==Examples==
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===Short example name===
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: A short example description, small picture, or sample code with [http://www.site.com links]
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===Short example name===
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: A short example description, small picture, or sample code with [http://www.site.com links]
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==Related [[Attacks]]==
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* [[Denial of Service]]
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==Related [[Vulnerabilities]]==
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* [[Vulnerability 1]]
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* [[Vulnerabiltiy 2]]
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Note: the contents of "Related Problems" sections should be placed here
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==Related [[Controls]]==
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* [[Control 1]]
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* [[Control 2]]
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==Related [[Technical Impacts]]==
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* [[Technical Impact 1]]
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* [[Technical Impact 2]]
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==References==
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* [http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/79.html CWE 79].
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Availability Vulnerability
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Authorization Vulnerability
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Authentication Vulnerability
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Concurrency Vulnerability
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Configuration Vulnerability
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Encoding Vulnerability
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Error Handling Vulnerability
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Input Validation Vulnerability
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Logging and Auditing Vulnerability
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Session Management Vulnerability]]
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==Description==
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==Examples ==
 
==Examples ==
  
 
==Related Threats==
 
==Related Threats==
Attackers try to crash the application or launch a denail of service attack by triggering the unhandled conditions.
 
  
 
==Related Attacks==
 
==Related Attacks==

Revision as of 19:10, 23 September 2008

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Last revision (mm/dd/yy): 09/23/2008

Vulnerabilities Table of Contents

ASDR Table of Contents

Contents


Description

Invalid or unhandled error conditions, return values and status codes result in unexpected application behaviors.

Attackers try to crash the application or launch a denail of service attack by triggering the unhandled conditions.


Risk Factors

  • Talk about the factors that make this vulnerability likely or unlikely to actually happen
  • Discuss the technical impact of a successful exploit of this vulnerability
  • Consider the likely [business impacts] of a successful attack


Examples

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links


Related Attacks


Related Vulnerabilities

Note: the contents of "Related Problems" sections should be placed here


Related Controls

Note: contents of "Avoidance and Mitigation" and "Countermeasure" related Sections should be placed here


Related Technical Impacts


References

Note: A reference to related CWE or CAPEC article should be added when exists. Eg:


Description

Examples

Related Threats

Related Attacks

Category:Denail of Service

Related Countermeasures

Category:Error Handling

Categories

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