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A philosophical but practical exploration of technical vulnerabilitiesLet’s check Merriam-Webster:open to attack or damageThis doesn’t feel complete. What’s missing? Let’s check Wikipedia:In computer security, a vulnerability is a weakness which can be exploited by a threat actor, such as an attacker, to cross privilege boundaries (i.e., perform unauthorized actions) within a computer system.The attacker. Exploitation.Without getting too philosophical, all software/hardware/services have vuln...


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