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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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It should be noted that traditional implementations are vulnerable to these new attacks, and are easy to hack when the attacker also has administrator privileges.
DoDEA is required to comply with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC) to eliminate administrator privileges from all desktop local users.
By leveraging native Microsoft technology, including Event Forwarding and any SQL database, PowerBroker desktops can provide reporting data on who is using elevated privileges, what applications require administrator privileges to run, and even Microsoft User Account Control (UAC) usage across the enterprise.
Using the Gandalf exploit, the Sony Xperia M can be rooted to allow owners to flash custom ROMs and gain full administrator privileges.
In case of a "client / server" architecture should provide a mechanism to which the client software updates automatically triggered and can be performed (preferably at startup of the application), without manual intervention by the user or IT staff , even if this requires administrator privileges are.
Administrator privileges are required to install and run Heigh Speed, which needs to be run only once.
If a user is logged on with administrator privileges, an attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could take complete control of an affected system, including installing malicious programs such as malware; viewing, changing, or deleting confidential information; or further network compromise.
PAT does not require root access to the server (no need to create new-user accounts); the software works under an existing account with administrator privileges
7 that could detect and delete Mac Defender 'scareware' which is capable of installing without administrator privileges.
If a user is logged on with administrator privileges, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system, including installing programs; viewing, changing, or deleting data; or creating new accounts with full privileges.
BeyondTrust's PowerBroker Desktops is now offering reporting capabilities through System Center Configuration Manager to automatically identify applications that require administrator privileges, and provide organizations visibility into what applications are being run with administrator privileges.
This fully integrated Windows administration and security automation solution configures and maintains administrator privileges and end-user information access rights, delegates and manages administration activities, automates service provisioning to end-users, provides real-time local and central activity reporting, identifies and closes network security gaps, and audits and reconciles security settings across the entire Windows network.

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