CQE-396: Declaration of Catch for Generic Exception

 
Declaration of Catch for Generic Exception
Quality Issue ID: 396 Maturity: Preliminary
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Description Summary

This pattern identifies situations where the named callable control element or method control element contains the catch unit which declares to catch the exception parameter whose datatype is part of the list of overly broad exception datatypes. With Java, an example is {'java.lang.Exception'}.
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9010Execution Status Control
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9115Security
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9120Reliability
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9131Error/Exception Handling
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9145Degraded Comprehension
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9154Poisoned Data Usage
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Related Taxonomy Entries

TaxonomyVersionRelated ID
ASCRM1ASCRM-CWE-396
ASCSM1ASCSM-CWE-396
CWE2.11396
+ References
"Automated Source Code Security Measure (ASCSM)". ASCSM-CWE-396. v1.0. Object Management Group (OMG). 2016-01-01. <http://www.omg.org/spec/ASCSM/1.0/>.
"Automated Source Code Reliability Measure (ASCRM)". ASCRM-CWE-396. v1.0. Object Management Group (OMG). 2016-01-01. <http://www.omg.org/spec/ASCRM/1.0/>.
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