CWE-312 - Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information


As sensitive information is stored in cleartext, it is not protected from malicious users' access. Even data made human-unreadable can be easily decoded by attacker having access to the system with the help of certain techiques.
The weakness is introduces during Architecture and Design stage.

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Description of CWE-312 on Mitre website