vulnerable

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • adjective referring to a species that is likely to become endangered unless protective measures are taken.
  • acronymVU

Electronics

  • That which is susceptible to malicious actions, or which is especially exposed. Examples include data, operating systems, or communications networks which are not safeguarded against losses, damage, unwanted modifications, or unauthorized access.

Medical

  • adjective likely to catch a disease because of being in a weakened state

Military

  • adjective easy to injure or kill
  • adjective easy to damage or destroy

Information & Library Science

  • abbreviation in Internet addresses, the top-level domain for Vanuatu
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