How soft is firmware!


You have heard the term firmware used in many ways. Update your routers firmware. Flash the bios firmware.

The term firmware is used to describe the software written into a rewritable or read only memory chip used in just about all electronic devices. Some are read only devices that are meant to be replace physically if a change is needed. Lately the more prevalent method is a rewritable chip called flash memory or eeprom (electrically erasable programmable memory)

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