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  2. Cross-site scripting - Wikipedia

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    The non-persistent (or reflected) cross-site scripting vulnerability is by far the most basic type of web vulnerability. These holes show up when the data provided by a web client, most commonly in HTTP query parameters (e.g. HTML form submission), is used immediately by server-side scripts to parse and display a page of results for and to that user, without properly sanitizing the content.

  3. Comment (computer programming) - Wikipedia

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    In computer programming, a comment is a programmer-readable explanation or annotation in the source code of a computer program.They are added with the purpose of making the source code easier for humans to understand, and are generally ignored by compilers and interpreters.

  4. Fork bomb - Wikipedia

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    In computing, a fork bomb (also called rabbit virus or wabbit) is a denial-of-service attack wherein a process continually replicates itself to deplete available system resources, slowing down or crashing the system due to resource starvation

  5. Batch processing - Wikipedia

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    The first general purpose time sharing system, CTSS was compatible with batch processing. This facilitated transitioning from batch processing to interactive computing.. From the late 1960s onwards, interactive computing such as via text-based computer terminal interfaces (as in Unix shells or read-eval-print loops), and later graphical user interfaces became common.

  6. Keyboard layout - Wikipedia

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    A keyboard overlay is a plastic or paper masks that can be placed over the empty space between the keys, providing the user with the functional use of various keys. Alternatively, a user applies keyboard stickers with an extra imprinted language alphabet and adds another keyboard layout via language support options in the operating system.

  7. Mobile security - Wikipedia

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    Mobile security, or mobile device security, is the protection of smartphones, tablets, and laptops from threats associated with wireless computing. It has become increasingly important in mobile computing.

  8. Bulletin board system - Wikipedia

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    Multi-user chat (only possible on multi-line BBSes) Internet email (more common in later Internet-connected BBSes) Networked message boards; Most modern BBSes allow telnet access over the Internet using a telnet server and a virtual FOSSIL driver. A "yell for SysOp" page caller side menu item that sounded an audible alarm to the system operator.

  9. JavaScript - Wikipedia

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    JavaScript (/ ˈ dʒ ɑː v ə s k r ɪ p t /), often abbreviated to JS, is a programming language that is one of the core technologies of the World Wide Web, alongside HTML and CSS. As of 2022, 98% of websites use JavaScript on the client side for webpage behavior, often incorporating third-party libraries.