OWASP Top Ten 2021 Category A06:2021 - Vulnerable and Outdated Components

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.

Weaknesses in this category are related to the A06 category "Vulnerable and Outdated Components" in the OWASP Top Ten 2021.

Weaknesses

Use of Unmaintained Third Party Components

The product relies on third-party components that are not actively supported or maintained by the original developer or a trusted proxy for the original deve...

Categories

OWASP Top Ten 2017 Category A9 - Using Components with Known Vulnerabilities

Weaknesses in this category are related to the A9 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2017.

Deprecated or Obsolete

OWASP Top Ten 2013 Category A9 - Using Components with Known Vulnerabilities

Weaknesses in this category are related to the A9 category in the OWASP Top Ten 2013.

Concepts

Weaknesses in OWASP Top Ten (2021)

CWE entries in this view (graph) are associated with the OWASP Top Ten, as released in 2021.

See Also

  1. A06:2021 – Vulnerable and Outdated Components
  2. OWASP Top 10:2021

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