segmentation fault

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segmentation fault

An error in which a running Unix program attempts to access memory not allocated to it and terminates with a segmentation violation error and usually a core dump.
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(55) They also filed amicus curiae briefs in state and federal courts in support of the claims of foreign nationals for a remedy for a consular access violation. (56) The filing of briefs by foreign governments is an unusual form of making a position known.
One in seven companies admitted they would not pass an audit verifying appropriate access to cloud data and didn't know how to identify access violations.
* Security--system protects against both malicious external attacks and data access violations from the inside.
The group also pointed to repeated access violations happening throughout the forest unit.
First, it is based on a worker's role rather than on his or her identity Second, it prevents users from obtaining inconsistent privileges that would constitute access violations.
In other states, enforcement is a purely civil matter - citizens must challenge alleged access violations in court or suffer silently.
WALES - Officials agreed at a special meeting this week to move forward to fix access violations at the new Senior Center.
The system collects all information for retrieval and report generation and works with card reader access control systems to provide real-time status of door activities and access violations. A new brochure describing the system is available from the company at 800/523-7232.
WALES - Officials met this week at the new Senior Center to deal with a litany of handicap access violations cited by a state access official.
The company wanted to monitor the network for access violations, detect unauthorized activity, and be able to respond to any problem as it happened so that the least amount of damage was done.
WALES - Town officials will meet with town counsel next week to deal with access violations at the new Senior Center, a situation prompting a selectman to target the planners and builder for allegedly mismanaging the project.
They can help their institutions develop formalized policies for monitoring computer access and ensure that access violations are investigated.