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authorization code

[‚ȯth·ə·rə′zā·shən ‚kōd]
(computer science)
A password or identifying number that is used to gain access to a computer system.
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authorization code

An identification number or password that is used to gain access to a local or remote computer system. See authorization.
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That program uses security within the user app authentication process and registration rather than temporary authorization codes.
Unlike other mobile cash access models that utilize temporary authorization codes, FIS Cardless cash at Avidia Bank uses the security within the app authentication process and registration of the FIS mobile wallet technology on the smartphone, therefore eliminating card skimming risk and fraud incidents for banks and their customers.
Davis said "positive control" meant China's Central Military Commission must be able to create a stable command and control infrastructure wherein it can keep track of its nuclear assets, including authorization codes. He noted such codes must pass through a certain number of line commanders and other officers before missiles are launched.
With this technology, individuals can participate in conference calls without a bridge number or authorization codes.
With virtual card reimbursement, payers provide virtual card numbers and authorization codes that enable hospitals and physicians to retrieve payments from merchant terminals.
For example, when I arrived in theater, property book UICs and type authorization codes were not being thoroughly validated or were often inaccurate.
Physical control of the unlock-and-launch authorization codes resides with the military, but the General Staff has direct access to them and can initiate a missile attack with or without the permission of political authorities.
The online shopping site will allow each school to set up its own authorization codes and requirements for each vendor, but give all the schools access to the WAICU negotiated contracts.
Security features such as authorization codes, lock/unlock, headcount and call disconnect provide for complete and flexible management of the conference bridge.
Because information is stored directly on the card, employees can carry data such as authorization codes, certification, and emergency medical histories.
Recently, a federal court in Arizona held that "'physical damage' is not restricted to the physical destruction or harm of computer circuitry but includes loss of access, loss of use, and loss of functionality." But other courts have held that cell-phone authorization codes and proprietary technical information are not covered as "tangible property."

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