Users are also relieved from threats on worms and viruses with the help of the Execute Disable Bit feature, which deactivate these before it can damage the operating system.
What does XD stand for?
XD stands for Execute Disable Bit (Intel)
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- Cross Direction
- Cross Dock (distribution)
- Dies Laughing
- Disney XD (TV Station)
- ex dividend
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The 64-bit Paxville and Paxville DP processors are to include security features such as Execute Disable Bit, along with better power management with Demand Based Switching, and are due for release by the end of 2005.