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Synonyms for buffer

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(chemistry) an ionic compound that resists changes in its pH

a neutral zone between two rival powers that is created in order to diminish the danger of conflict

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an inclined metal frame at the front of a locomotive to clear the track

a power tool used to buff surfaces

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a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to an impact

an implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block

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add a buffer (a solution)

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protect from impact

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CoreLabs concluded that the two heap-based buffer overflows reported were newly discovered vulnerabilities because the issues were not fixed with the latest security patch and were not mentioned in any existing advisories published by HP.
0i buffer overflow protection protects systems from this threat, by preventing the code execution that occurs during a W32/Mydoom.
of the vulnerabilities could allow a buffer overflow to enable hackers
McAfee Entercept provides patented protection against code execution as a result of buffer overflows and prevents the exploitation of the RPC Interface buffer overflow vulnerability.
The Microsoft compiler was specifically enhanced with a feature meant to protect potentially vulnerable source code automatically from certain forms of buffer overflow attack.
The report cites vulnerabilities like Unicode, ISAPI Buffer Overflows, Sadmind and the IIS RDS exploit, all of which Entercept's award-winning intrusion prevention software protected against, even before they were publicized and well-known.
There is a buffer overflow vulnerability in the Microsoft IIS 5 Web server on Windows 2000 (.
Key features of Proventia Server for Linux include vulnerability-based intrusion prevention, Buffer Overflow Exploit Prevention (BOEP) and support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux and SuSE Linux Enterprise Servers.
Students have developed software for launching attacks that exploits one of the most dangerous and frequently underestimated security loopholes,- the buffer overflow
The Symantec buffer overflow vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to execute code, resulting in the compromise of vulnerable clients and servers running the affected software.