[Owasp-topten] A is for ?

Colin Watson colin.watson at owasp.org
Tue Aug 16 09:10:32 EDT 2011


Ralph

Thanks for confirming this, and for the original intent.  I guess
another list shouldn't use A1, A2, etc to avoid confusion with this
well-known OWASP document.

Colin

On 16 August 2011 11:59, Ralph Durkee <rd at rd1.net> wrote:
> The A is for Application, to differentiate from other top ten lists.
>
> -- Ralph Durkee
>
>
> On 8/16/2011 6:27 AM, Colin Watson wrote:
>>
>> The Top Ten uses the prefix "A" is used for each item.  Does this
>> signify anything, and why was a prefix included in the numbering (in
>> 2003/4)?
>>
>> Over on the Defenders Community list, there is a discussion about an
>> operational top ten list, and wanted to discuss whether it should be
>> 1, 2, 3, etc, A1, A2, A3, etc or something else to differentiate it?
>>
>> https://lists.owasp.org/pipermail/owasp-defenders/2011-July/000003.html
>>
>> Colin
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