CQE-704: Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast

 
Incorrect Type Conversion or Cast
Quality Issue ID: 704 Maturity: Preliminary
+ Description

Description Summary

This pattern identifies situations where the storable element or member element is declared with the datatype in the Create action, then updated with a value that is cast via the type cast action into the second datatype, which is incompatible with the first one.
+ Relationships
NatureTypeIDNameView(s) this relationship pertains to
View
ChildOf
Ch
Characteristic
9120Reliability
Default Graph (primary)9001
ChildOf
Pr
Practice
9176Coding Practices
Quality Issues Organized by Practices (primary)9002
CanPrecede
Co
Consequence
9057Erroneous Behaviors
Default Graph (primary)9001
CanPrecede
Co
Consequence
9168Unexpected Behaviors
Default Graph (primary)9001

Related Taxonomy Entries

TaxonomyVersionRelated ID
ASCRM1ASCRM-CWE-704
CWE2.11704
+ References
"Automated Source Code Reliability Measure (ASCRM)". ASCRM-CWE-704. v1.0. Object Management Group (OMG). 2016-01-01. <http://www.omg.org/spec/ASCRM/1.0/>.
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