What is exploit?

  • (verb): Draw from; make good use of.
    Example: "We must exploit the resources we are given wisely"
    Synonyms: tap
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Some articles on exploit:

Archos Generation 5 - Source Code Release - GFT Exploit
... A software-only exploit called GFT was discovered for several Archos players, including the 605 WiFi and 705 models, that enabled the user to run Linux commands directly on the system, and further uses this to ... of the firmware have disabled the ability to apply the GFT exploit ...
Softmods For Microsoft Xbox
... Softmods for Xbox used to include a font exploit installed through exploits in savegame code for MechAssault, Splinter Cell, and 007 Agent Under Fire ... as any version of the game will run the exploit, whereas certain production runs of Mechassault and Agent Under Fire are needed to use the exploit ... force the dashboard to be loaded which then promptly reboots due to the buffer overflow exploit ...
... Exploit can mean Exploit (computer security) Exploit (online gaming) Exploit (natural resources) Exploit (sociology) Exploit, a 2009 Adobe Flash game by Gregory Weir The Exploits ...
USS Exploit
... USS Exploit is a name that the U.S ... Navy has used more than once in naming its vessels USS Exploit (AM-95), was launched 7 September 1942 by Jakobson Shipyard, Inc ... USS Exploit (AM-440), was launched 10 April 1953 by Higgins Industries Corp ...
Microlift Glider - Characteristics
... lift used in the sport of gliding, microlift gliding also aims to exploit non-traditional sources of weak lift ... conventional sailplanes may be unable to exploit weak vertical movements of air ... sink and a very small circling radius, may be able to exploit these feeble air movements for sustained flight and may even allow the glider to climb ...

More definitions of "exploit":

  • (verb): Use or manipulate to one's advantage.
    Example: "He exploit the new taxation system"
    Synonyms: work
  • (verb): Work excessively hard.
    Synonyms: overwork

Famous quotes containing the word exploit:

    Poets treat their experiences shamelessly: they exploit them.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    The American mood, perhaps even the American character, has changed. There are few manifestations any longer of the old American self-assurance which so irritated Dickens.... Instead, there is a sense of frustration so perceptible that even our politicians ... have attempted to exploit it.
    Archibald MacLeish (1892–1982)

    A modern fleet of ships does not so much make use of the sea as exploit a highway.
    Joseph Conrad (1857–1924)