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ISBN: 9781337569330
Chapter 9, Problem 16RQ
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What unique characteristic of zero-day exploits make them so dangerous?

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Zero-day exploit:

  • It is the software security flaw known by the software vendor but does not have a patch up to fix the flaws. It is exploited by cybercriminals.
  • An attack which could be exploited at a zero-day is called a zero-day exploit or zero-day attack.

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Unique characteristics of zero-day exploit that makes dangerous:

The unique characterizes that makes the attack a dangerous one beca...

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