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In computer security, the term vulnerability is applied to a weakness in a system which allows an attacker to violate the integrity of that system. Vulnerabilities may result from weak password, software bugs, a computer virus or a script code injection, or a SQL Injection.

Constructs in programming languages that are difficult to use properly can be a large source of vulnerabilities.<ref>What is a Vulnerability? SecPoint®</ref>

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