replacement of a single course of stonework by two or more lower courses.
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How to use hacking in a sentence
Users have no recourse against funds lost to hacking or fraud.Mastercard will support cryptocurrencies—but not the ones you think | Timothy B. Lee | February 11, 2021 | Ars Technica
In September 2019, another similar vulnerability was found being exploited by the same hacking group.Google says it’s too easy for hackers to find new security flaws | Bobbie Johnson | February 3, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Almost shouting over the phone, he suggested a lawsuit would help him show “the American people” the evidence supporting his claims, but shared only a copy of a post alleging foreign hacking that appears to no longer be online.Dominion threatens MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell with lawsuit over ‘false and conspiratorial’ claims | Hannah Knowles, Emma Brown | January 18, 2021 | Washington Post
They also studied more than a decade's worth of reports about which of these mobile security features law enforcement and criminals have previously bypassed, or can currently, using special hacking tools.How law enforcement gets around your smartphone’s encryption | WIRED | January 15, 2021 | Ars Technica
The attack has not been attributed to a specific hacking group or state actor and there’s no confirmation of who is responsible for trying to sew coronavirus-related disinformation by seeding doctored medical documents online.EMA warns over doctored COVID-19 vaccine data hacked and leaked online | Natasha Lomas | January 15, 2021 | TechCrunch
The former senior intelligence official said the hacking bore the hallmarks of a “campaign,” and not a one-off operation.
The late-November hacking of Sony, perhaps the most vicious episode of its kind, comes at the end of the period of mourning.
Of course Hollywood had no problem with hackers as long as it was the United States government they were hacking.
Because that whole celebrity hacking episode seemed rooted in misogyny.Anna Kendrick on Feminism, #GamerGate, and the Celebrity Hacking Attack | Marlow Stern | November 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Stasio was just one member of a vast hacking enterprise, the vanguard of a new cyber war.
It was such a partition as is effected by hacking a living man limb from limb.The History of England from the Accession of James II. | Thomas Babington Macaulay
The Witch did not wish me to marry the girl, so she enchanted my sword, which began hacking me to pieces.The Tin Woodman of Oz | L. Frank Baum
His mother was a long while getting about again: and then she looked like a shadow, and had a short, hacking kind of cough.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series | Mrs. Henry Wood
He was satisfied with the present state of affairs, and was hacking at the frozen ground with his knife.Blazed Trail Stories | Stewart Edward White
If there is present a dry hacking cough, it will be well to take Bell.An Epitome of Homeopathic Healing Art | B. L. Hill
British Dictionary definitions for hacking
(of a cough) harsh, dry, and spasmodic
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