SFP Secondary Cluster: Access Management

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.

This category identifies Software Fault Patterns (SFPs) within the Access Management cluster.


Improper Access Control

The software does not restrict or incorrectly restricts access to a resource from an unauthorized actor.

Improper Ownership Management

The software assigns the wrong ownership, or does not properly verify the ownership, of an object or resource.

Incorrect Ownership Assignment

The software assigns an owner to a resource, but the owner is outside of the intended control sphere.

Incorrect User Management

The software does not properly manage a user within its environment.

Unverified Ownership

The software does not properly verify that a critical resource is owned by the proper entity.


Software Fault Pattern (SFP) Clusters

CWE identifiers in this view are associated with clusters of Software Fault Patterns (SFPs).

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