FAILURE TO HANDLE ERRORS CORRECTLY


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FAILURE TO HANDLE ERRORS CORRECTLY
1011404FAILURE TO HANDLE ERRORS CORRECTLY
<anchor role="natural" id="p2001b4bf9980184"></anchor><emphasis role="bold">OVERVIEW OF THE SIN</emphasis> Many security risks are possible when programmers fail to handle an error condition correctly. Sometimes a program can end up in an insecure state, but more often the result is a denial of service issue, as the application simply dies. This problem is significant in even modern languages, such as C#, Ruby, Python, and Java, where the failure to handle an exception usually results…
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Michael Howard; David LeBlanc; John Viega: 24 Deadly Sins of Software Security: Programming Flaws and How to Fix Them. FAILURE TO HANDLE ERRORS CORRECTLY, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export