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Software which includes anti-spyware, anti-rootkit, anti-phishing, and other technologies that attempt to identify and/or block malicious programs.
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used to prevent, detect, and remove malware, including but not limited to computer viruses, computer worm, trojan horses, spyware and adware.
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Questions about the security of Apache open source software, especially Apache HTTP Server
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Application Programming Interface; a set of routines, protocols, tools or endpoints used in software development.
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A filesystem-independent Linux kernel security module enabling Mandatory Access Control (MAC).
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Application security - Specific to security concerns for an application that are independent from the underlying operating system, or surrounding infrastructure. Pertains to the design / architecture,…
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APT Stands for "Advanced Persistent Threat". It is usually used in reference to a threat posed by a group with the capability and intent to persistently and effectively carry out cyber attacks agains…
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a key derivation function that was selected as the winner of the Password Hashing Competition in July 2015.
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A family of processor architectures used in many embedded applications, network and other appliances, and almost all smartphones.
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an attack technique which sends spoofed Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) messages to Local Area Network (LAN). The idea is to identify attacker's MAC address as the address of another…
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Artificial intelligence (AI), sometimes called machine intelligence, is intelligence demonstrated by machines, especially computer systems. It is the simulation of human intelligence processes. Use th…
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Address Space Layout Randomisation (ASLR) is a technology used to help prevent shellcode from being successful. It does this by randomly offsetting the location of modules and certain in-memory struct…
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a Web application framework developed and marketed by Microsoft to allow programmers to build dynamic Web sites, Web applications and Web services.
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For use only on 'ASP.NET Core' related. ASP.NET Core is a lean and composable framework for building web and cloud applications. This is not used for 'ASP.NET Framework'.
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a web application framework implementing the Model View Controller (MVC) pattern.
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a low-level programming language whose instructions map almost 1-to-1 to a computer's machine code.
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Application Security Verification Standard (ASVS) is an OWASP project to provide guidance to security control developers and a basis for specifying security requirements.
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Asymmetric cryptography, or public-key cryptography, is the foundation of security protocols that do not require shared secrets.
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Automated Teller Machine (ATM), also known as a cash machine, cashpoint, or "hole in the wall".
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prevention of an attack vector (e.g. XSS, HPP, CSRF)
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An attempt to exploit a weakness in a system, either for nefarious or research reasons. Questions with this tag should be about designing, carrying out, or defending against the attack itself, rather …
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methods and channels used by attackers during a hacking attempt.
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For questions about the assessment of software, hardware, systems, people, processes, procedures, projects, etc, that are somehow related to the security of an organization or product. Often these are…