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Pwn is a leetspeak slang term derived from the verb own, meaning to appropriate or to conquer to gain ownership. [1]

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Application software

An application software (app or application for short) is a computer software designed to perform a group of coordinated functions, tasks, or activities for the benefit of the user.

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Über (sometimes written uber in English-language publications) is a German language word meaning "over", "above" or "across." It is an etymological twin with German ober, and is cognate (through Proto-Germanic) with English over, Dutch over, Swedish över and Icelandic yfir, among other Germanic languages.

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CTV News

CTV News is the news division of the CTV Television Network in Canada.

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Gateway (telecommunications)

A gateway is the piece of networking hardware used in telecommunications via communications networks that allows data to flow from one discrete network to another.

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Gosu (고수) is a Korean term used to refer to a highly skilled person.

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In Internet activism, hacktivism or hactivism (a portmanteau of hack and activism) is the subversive use of computers and computer networks to promote a political agenda or a social change.

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Have I Been Pwned?

Have I Been Pwned? (HIBP) is a website that allows internet users to check if their personal data has been compromised by data breaches.

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The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.

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Internet slang

Internet slang (Internet shorthand, cyber-slang, netspeak, or chatspeak) refers to various kinds of slang used by different people on the Internet.

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IOS jailbreaking

iOS jailbreaking is privilege escalation for the purpose of removing software restrictions imposed by Apple on iOS, tvOS and watchOS.

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Leet (or "1337"), also known as eleet or leetspeak, is a system of modified spellings and verbiage used primarily on the Internet for many phonetic languages.

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LOL, or lol, is an acronym for laugh(ing) out loud or lots of laughs, and a popular element of Internet slang.

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Lulz Security, commonly abbreviated as LulzSec, was a black hat computer hacking group that claimed responsibility for several high profile attacks, including the compromise of user accounts from Sony Pictures in 2011.

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MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review is a magazine published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Owned is a slang word that originated among 1990s hackers, where it referred to "rooting" or gaining administrative control over someone else's computer.

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PC Magazine

PC Magazine (shortened as PCMag) is an American computer magazine published by Ziff Davis.

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Personal computer

A personal computer (PC) is a multi-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.

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PowNed is a Dutch broadcaster, which transmits radio and television programmes on the Netherlands Public Broadcasting system.

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Pronunciation is the way in which a word or a language is spoken.

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Pure Pwnage

Pure Pwnage (pronounced "pure ownage")The word "pwnage" can be pronounced several different ways.

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Pwn2Own is a computer hacking contest held annually at the CanSecWest security conference, beginning in 2007.

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Pwnie Awards

The Pwnie Awards recognize both excellence and incompetence in the field of information security.

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Script kiddie

In programming and hacking culture, a script kiddie or skiddie is an unskilled individual who uses scripts or programs developed by others to attack computer systems and networks and deface websites.

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Security hacker

A security hacker is someone who seeks to breach defenses and exploit weaknesses in a computer system or network.

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Server (computing)

In computing, a server is a computer program or a device that provides functionality for other programs or devices, called "clients".

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Teh is an Internet slang neologism most frequently used as an English article, based on a common typographical error of "the".

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The Nix

The Nix is a 2016 novel by Nathan Hill.

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Video game culture

Video game culture is a worldwide new media subculture formed by video games.

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A website is a collection of related web pages, including multimedia content, typically identified with a common domain name, and published on at least one web server.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pwn

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