Unexpected Status Code or Return Value
The software does not properly check when a function or operation returns a value that is legitimate for the function, but is not expected by the software.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the CISQ Quality Measures for Reliability. Presence of these weaknesses could reduce the reliability of the software.
Weaknesses in this category are related to the rules and recommendations in the Expressions (EXP) section of the SEI CERT Perl Coding Standard.
This category identifies Software Fault Patterns (SFPs) within the Unchecked Status Condition cluster (SFP4).
This view (slice) covers all the elements in CWE.
This view (slice) lists weaknesses that can be introduced during implementation.
This view (slice) lists weaknesses that can be introduced during design.