Attacker

In some sports, an attacker is a specific type of player, usually one whose role involves aggressive play. Heavy attackers are usually placed up front so they can score some points for the team.


In football, attackers are also referred to as strikers.


Other articles related to "attacker":

Stack Buffer Overflow - Protection Schemes - Randomization
... Since the attacker needs to determine where executable code that can be used resides, either an executable payload is provided (with an executable stack) or one is constructed ... a fixed address and hence even when ASLR is combined with a nonexecutable stack the attacker can use this fixed region of memory ...
Tentative Wound - Suicide Attack
... A suicide attack is an attack in which the attacker (attacker being either an individual or a group) intends to kill others and intends to die in the process of doing so (e.g ... In a suicide attack in the strictest sense, the attacker dies by the attack itself, for example in an explosion or crash caused by the attacker ... incident in which the intention of the attacker is not clear, though he is almost sure to die by the defense or retaliation of the attacked party, e.g ...
Session Hijacking - Methods
... These are Session fixation, where the attacker sets a user's session id to one known to him, for example by sending the user an email with a link that contains a particular ... The attacker now only has to wait until the user logs in ... Session sidejacking, where the attacker uses packet sniffing to read network traffic between two parties to steal the session cookie ...
South Carolina Department Of Revenue - Tax Records Theft
... Beginning August 13, 2012, an unidentified remote attacker compromised systems at the Department of Revenue ... The attacker initially penetrated the system using phishing emails to employees ... The attacker then installed a backdoor ...