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device driver

n. Computers
See driver.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.device driver - (computer science) a program that determines how a computer will communicate with a peripheral device
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
service program, utility program, utility - (computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer; "a computer system provides utility programs to perform the tasks needed by most users"
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device driver

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The next time you're sipping a latte and surfing the Net at your favorite neighborhood wireless cafe, someone around you could be breaking into your laptop, causing irreparable damage to your computer's operating system by secretly tapping into your network card's unique device driver, researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have concluded.