How to Pronounce bur?

Correct pronunciation for the word "bur" is [bˈɜː], [bˈɜː], [b_ˈɜː].

"Bur" in context

Bur is a type of web attack that is performed by sending an abnormally large HTTP request to a server in an attempt to overwhelm it. It is an acronym for Bandwidth Abuse and Resource Exhaustion. It is also known as a brute force attack as it exploits the target server's resource capacity in order to conduct a denial-of-service attack. Some common techniques used to perform a bur attack are sending requests to the server using different Domain Name Servers (DNS) or using a high volume of compromised or malicious hosts to perform multiple requests.

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