This topic provides terms of Security Center.

Elevation of privilege

Attackers may exploit the elevation of privilege vulnerability to obtain the highest permissions and control the website server during attacks. Attackers may exploit this vulnerability to break through the security defense system and threaten assets and data security.

Code execution

Code execution can be exploited by attackers to run malicious code on target servers to attack or control the servers.

CVSS

The common vulnerability scoring system (CVSS) that is used to assess the severity of vulnerabilities.

DDoS

A distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack is a malicious attempt to attack one or more targets by using multiple compromised computer systems. This type of attack typically poses great threats to servers.

Web-CMS

Security Center provides the web content management system (Web-CMS) feature that uses content repository or database to store the web page content, metadata, or other information assets that the system requires.

Vulnerability

A vulnerability is a defect in software implementation or system security policies. Vulnerabilities can be exploited by attackers to access a system without authorization or to destroy a system.