Short for Practical Extraction and Report Language, Perl is a programming language developed by Larry Wall, especially designed for processing text. Because of its strong text processing abilities, Perl has become one of the most popular languages for writing CGI scripts. Perl is an interpretive language, which makes it easy to build and test simple programs.
- Perpendicular recording
A method of recording data to a hard disk drive (HDD). Perpendicular recording aligns data bits vertically — perpendicular to the disk, which allows for additional room on a disk to pack more data, thus, enabling higher recording densities. Contrast with Longitudinal recording.
An extension to the FireFox Web browser that adds custom and personalized themes to the browser. There are two main types of Personas, standard and dynamic. Standard Personas consist of two image files: a header image that is displayed as the background at the top of the browser window behind the toolbars and tabs, and […]
Trojan.Peskyspy is a Trojan horse that has the capability to intercept calls – such as Skype or VoIP calls – record the audio and then store the file locally as an encrypted mp3 file and then relay it back to the cybercriminal. May also be referred to as a wiretap Trojan.
- Phoenix BIOS
Phoenix Corporation one of the largest producers of BIOS firmware for IBM PC clones.
A file format for storing digital photographs developed by Eastman Kodak Co.