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Pegasus is the name of a software exploit product created and sold by an Israeli outfit called the NSO group, and “FORCEDENTRY” is the more specific name of the vulnerability.You need to protect yourself from zero-click attacks|Shira Feder|September 18, 2021|Popular-Science
In our teaching, water was given to us, and it has specific prayers and a specific name and water has a song.
Many cultures even have a specific name for the ghoulish occurrence.Why do we see ghosts?|Jake Bittle|October 6, 2020|Popular-Science
Its specific name is derived from its habit of covering itself with a coating of earth, and so becoming inconspicuous.
The specific name recalls that gold and silver paint used to be sold in these shells (or marine mussels) for illuminating work.
Inornata is a very appropriate specific name for this tiny earth-brown bird, which is devoid of all kind of ornamentation.A Bird Calendar for Northern India|Douglas Dewar
So peculiar is it, that in Peru the ‘Colour de vicuña’ (vicuña colour) has become a specific name.The Hunters' Feast|Mayne Reid
This cochineal lives by preference (at least, so it is supposed) on the evergreen oak (Quercus ilex), whence its specific name.The Insect World|Louis Figuier