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(1) Employer-employee law is sometimes called master-servant law.(2) A person appointed by a court to perform a specific function, such as to sell real estate that is in dispute or to assist with evidentiary issues or other duties. (The practice is rare in federal court, but very common in some state courts.)

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(3) Master key: this master key is shared between all L-Sensors and the base station within the entire network.
Since key schedule of Piccolo is just performing XOR determined constants to the master key, recovering the round key and recovering the master key are the same.
This process will be repeated until the output produces the same value as the input master key 128-bit key.
Sagem Denmark, a subsidiary of Ingenico Group, a provider of payment solutions, announced on Thursday (27 November) the launch of Remote Key Load (RKL), an automatic exchange of Triple DES master keys for use in maintaining the high level of security of ATMs.
Directing credits include Dangle in the Dust, Master Key and Sparkleshark.
Passwords can be securely stored in a single database or multiple databases each having its own master key. PassMonster supports encrypted and un-encrypted passwords databases as well as import\export\migration to and from plain text, comma separated values format and XML.
A single password can act as a 'master key' which gives hackers access to financial and personal details, Yahoo!
Old Colwyn warden Anne Jackson used a master key to help herself to cash from the flat of an 84-year-old woman.
This mandates a process, which facilitates authorized users (credentialed users with associated master key pair and optional policy file) to be able to recover encrypted stored data should the appliance fail either locally or remotely.
The book, Gravitation: master key to the universe puts forth a bold hypothesis that gravitation is not a single mighty force exerted by the whole body.
They used a master key to enter her home a day after a carer and doctor visited the property but got no response.
(AP) -- When a master key to Central Oregon Community College went missing last fall, there was plenty of consternation on campus.

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