Persistent Storable Data Element without Associated Comparison Control Element
The product uses a storable data element that does not have all of the associated functions or methods that are necessary to support comparison.
For example, with Java, a class that is made persistent requires both hashCode() and equals() methods to be defined.
This issue can prevent the product from running reliably, due to incorrect or unexpected comparison results. If the relevant code is reachable by an attacker, then this reliability problem might introduce a vulnerability.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the CISQ Quality Measures for Reliability, as documented in 2016 with the Automated Source Code CISQ Reliability Measure (AS...
Weaknesses in this category are related to coding practices that are deemed unsafe and increase the chances that an exploitable vulnerability will be present in the ap...
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