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.
In fact, 1 in 7 companies admit that they know there are potential access violations in their Cloud applications, but they don't know how to find them.
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.
The integrated solution better manages access to sensitive SOX- and HIPAA-related information and helps identify potential access violations to data that is at rest in file shares.
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.
Courion's 2010 Access Assurance Survey of 384 large enterprises found that 48% were not confident that a compliance audit of their cloud-based applications would show that all user access was appropriate and 16% admitted they were aware that potential access violations existed, but they didn't know how to find them.
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.