verb (used with object)
noun Digital Technology.
- a flaw in hardware or software that is vulnerable to hacking or other cyberattacks.
- a piece of software that takes advantage of such a flaw to compromise a computer system or network.
Words nearby exploit
Origin of exploit2
OTHER WORDS FROM exploit
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He rubbed elbows with street walkers, with bookmakers, with saloonkeepers, with the exploiters of lost women.Vandover and the Brute|Frank Norris
How could the exploiters gain the confidence of the American people?
Profiteers and exploiters are specifically denied the right to vote or to hold office.
If the money-masters and the exploiters want war, let them have it, but let it be among themselves!Jimmie Higgins|Upton Sinclair
It is an indisputable fact that the trade unions always act upon the policy of taking all they can get from their exploiters.The Great Steel Strike and its Lessons|William Z. Foster