Hijacking Definition

hijackings
verb

Present participle of hijack.

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noun
hijackings

The act of one who hijacks; the seizure of vehicles.

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The instance of such an act; the seizure of a vehicle.

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The cutting off of an authenticated, authorized connection between a sender and a receiver. Through hijacking, an attacker can take over the connection, “killing” the information sent by the original sender and sending “attack data” instead.
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Other Word Forms of Hijacking

Noun

Singular:
hijacking
Plural:
hijackings

Origin of Hijacking

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