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Administrator

1. Anyone authorized to act on behalf of a person, company, estate, trust, or any other entity.

2. See: State Administrator.

administrator

see INSOLVENCY.

administrator

see INSOLVENCY ACT 1986.

administrator

A person appointed by a court to manage and distribute the estate of someone who has died without a will. Sometimes, the term refers to a male occupying that position, with a female being called an administratrix.Contrast with executor (male or gender-neutral) and executrix (female),who are persons named by a will to manage and distribute one's estate.

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A specially crafted document, or an untrusted webpage that contains embedded TrueType or OpenType fonts, can trigger the bugs to execute malicious code with full administrator privileges.
Either option will automatically look for QuickTime[R] software on the user's system and will attempt to install it if not present (some systems require system administrator privileges to install any software, your IT support personnel can help you if this is the case).
In some cases, the apps ask users to approve administrator privileges to gain a wider access to the phone's software and data thereby making it difficult to remove.
A security alert will also be issued if a network user is granted or revoked super administrator privileges on the multisite network.
Auditors were able to quickly guess passwords and obtain system administrator privileges at one agency.

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