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administrator privileges

The highest level or rights granted to the user of a computer or network. See administrator, privilege and root level.
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RDP credentials can be used to gain admin privileges, granting full rights to distribute and execute malware on corporate networks.
Fortunately, the removal of admin privileges from employees is relatively simple on Windows 10.
Apart from this, the new update also introduces the ability to add and revoke admin privileges from users in a group chat and empowers admins to edit the subject, description, an icon of a chat that is already underway.
Apart from this, the new update also introduces the ability to add and revoke admin privileges from users in a group chat, and empowers admins to edit the subject, description, and icon of a chat that is already underway.
India, March 22 -- The Facebook Messenger app has been updated with new features like admin privileges, joinable links and real time video, voice chat support within groups.
The bug only required a person to enter the username "root" with no password to unlock the device and be granted admin privileges that allow changes to be made to the machine.
Shadow IT - Can users install new software on endpoints - i.e., do they have local admin privileges? Are there systems and processes to manage software and hardware inventory and authorization (access control, etc.)
on all Windows versions and does not require admin privileges. It is also
Seventy-nine percent of the time they were able to compromise sensitive data, and escalate to domain admin privileges 58% of the time.
Reason 9: Improve Network Uptime Many organisations fail to link lost productivity with admin privileges. By running a least privilege environment, you not only improve stability of the desktop but of the entire network.
You didn't mention, though, that for a user with admin privileges, typing \\foo\c$ in the URL line of Internet Explorer or Windows Explorer shows the typed root folder (c:) and all shared drives on the target computer.
* Powerful New Backup Tools: ArchiveAssistant provides an easy-to-use backup solution that allows users to archive any folder on any local or network drive; System Administrators can now perform backups with admin privileges allowing them to backup folders belonging to any user account on the computer.