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brute-force search

A popular term for an inelegant and inefficient search for data, with no useful abstraction or curating.
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Compared with brute-force attack, these can break certain block ciphers with fewer computing resources.
He emphasized, "MPAK is among the first to use elegant iSCSI solutions to move beyond the outdated brute-force, megalithic approach to storage characterized by big, expensive boxes.
Features include: password policies, strong encryption, automatic device locking, fail-safe bit wiping routines, and brute-force attack countermeasures.
The problem with that type of implementation is that it's a brute-force, static realization of the Internet which is limited by devices, languages and platforms.
1 are vulnerable to a brute-force cracking tool that includes a workaround for password-guess limits, the Register reported.
SharePointShield enables users to safely use Microsoft SharePoint on mobile devices outside the organization to prevent Active Directory credentials theft and block DoS, DDoS and brute-force attacks
Shame 95 per cent of the teams try to clug their way out of it with brute-force.
Hiding under the Viper's taller, ridged hood is a first for the brute-force Dodge: variable valve timing.
It also has the ability to group events with commonalities, such as those involved in brute-force attacks, into a single event with more in-depth information.
In such cases, one has no alternative but to perform a brute-force search--examining each item in the repository to determine whether it matches the user's needs.
The Juniper vulnerability affects remote access VPNs using IKE, with pre-shared key authentication and allows an attacker to use a dictionary or brute-force attack to determine valid VPN usernames on NetscreenOS which is the first step to gaining access to the network
The pump-wavelength dependence was measured using two complimentary techniques; a brute-force comparison of the Raman gain at different pump wavelengths and a simpler, more elegant comparison of the asymmetry in the Stokes and anti-Stokes Raman gain at a fixed pump wavelength.