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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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0 for Windows Server Enterprise Edition enables corporations to effectively protect their information infrastructure, including remote and local administration functionality via the Microsoft Management Console (MMC), operation on a cluster of servers, full-scale customisation of administrator privileges, customised settings for specific areas and configuration templates.
That may require someone with administrator privileges.
One PUP tested was able to install under administrator privileges, run and capture keystrokes without any adaptation from its Windows XP operating environment, and Defender did not detect the installation or the running application.
To allay internal threats, develop solid operational procedures, audit for compliance, carefully assign administrator privileges, and do not trust any one person with immediate authority over the entire SAN.
All you need is to set up your ID and Password for database access and site administrator privileges.
If your accounting software's supporting documentation states that it requires local administrator privileges or power user privileges in the Windows desktop, it is not helping you protect your desktop.
Administrator privileges may be required to download this software for Windows NT4, Windows 2000, and Windows XP operating systems.
Martin Rakhmanov, researcher with TeamSHATTER, was credited with discovering and reporting an SQL Injection vulnerability within the database that allows users with certain privileges to escalate to administrator privileges.
The program required system administrator privileges to perform its activity.
Plugging a malicious USB device into a Windows PC can grant an attacker administrator privileges, allowing them to commandeer the computer.
If Windows User Account Control prevents extracting or archiving commands to create files in system protected folders, WinRAR attempts to start another copy with administrator privileges to complete the operation.
In the case of typical Unix and Windows systems, electronic logging and auditing functions are easily defeated by any user with "root" or administrator privileges.

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