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Top 25 Most Dangerous Programming Errors

Pat Farrell
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Just released report from Mitre, Sans, NSA, etc. listing top security errors.

http://cwe.mitre.org/top25/

Many deal explicitly with cryptography. Two jumped at me:

Do not roll your own cipher system

Key management issues are serious.
Vinod Tiwari
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Thanks for link


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