7 Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE)

Common Weakness Enumeration Assignment

CIS244 – Network Security

Due: by 11:59pm EST on Sunday at the end of Unit 2

Write a paper discussing at least 7 Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE). Discuss how you would correct these issues in development of a software application or web application. Look at the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) and provide which tools would you use to test web applications for vulnerabilities.

The requirements for your paper are:

  • Compare and contrast a minimum of 7 CWEs.
  • Discuss how these weaknesses could be corrected.
  • Identify at least 3 tools that could be used to test web applications for vulnerabilities.
  • APA formatted including title page, reference page, and in-text citations.
  • Length of 2-3 pages, excuding the title and reference pages.
  • Minimum of 2 scholarly resources