A category in the Common Weakness Enumeration published by The MITRE Corporation.
Categories in the Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) group entries based on some common characteristic or attribute.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the documentation provided to support, create, or analyze a product.
The product's design documentation does not adequately describe control flow, data flow, system initialization, relationships between tasks, components, rati...
The document does not fully define all mechanisms that are used to control or influence how product-specific programs are executed.
The product's documentation does not adequately define inputs, outputs, or system/software interfaces.
The implementation of the product is not consistent with the design as described within the relevant documentation.
The documentation does not sufficiently describe the techniques that are used for error handling, exception processing, or similar mechanisms.
The product does not have documentation that represents how it is designed.
This view organizes weaknesses around concepts that are frequently used or encountered in software development. This includes all aspects of the software development l...