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compromised computer

A computer that has a virus, Trojan or other malevolent program. See botnet.
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Dolokhov, Mary Ivanovna's son," she said in a mysterious whisper, "has compromised her completely, they say.
I say that he has most unfairly compromised Dorothea.
She insisted, and I insisted; but at last we compromised.
The Indian's claim was compromised for a plug hat and a tin horn.
The man grinned, and, looking doubtfully at Nicholas, compromised the matter by sticking the card in the chimney-glass.
90-7 says "liabilities compromised by confirmed plans should be stated at present values of amounts to be paid, determined at appropriate current interest rates" (emphasis added).
In total, 1,137 out of 2,017 wireless devices over a three day period could have easily been compromised.
Maybe the Pilgrims would have fared better early on had they compromised in myriad ways.
When the IRS accepts an offer, the taxpayer receives the benefit of resolving tax liabilities for a compromised amount.
Both eventually compromised with Schwarzenegger, who first sought to have new greenhouse-gas standards set by the governor's closest appointees, with a clause allowing him and future governors to suspend the rules whenever they feel it's needed.
Under these guidelines, a tax liability could be compromised on one or both of two grounds: doubt as to liability and doubt as to collectibility.
5) As a result, a form of insolvency is generally required before a tax liability will be compromised.