guest account


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guest account

A default set of permissions and privileges given to non-registered users of a system or service. See guest and guest privileges.
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As an introductory offer, Citibank premier miles credit card customers can benefit from a 20 per cent bonus Etihad guest miles offer when transferring their Citi miles to their Etihad guest account. The said offer is available on transfers made through June 30.
Swartz, according to the indictment, used an MIT guest account and a piece of software that allowed him to download 4.8 million articles and other documents.
CNet's MacFixIt site first reported an alleged data-eating bug linked to use of the Apple Guest account on September 8.
The solution uses a centralized guest account database, and provides centralized reporting and logging of guest access, handling up to 10,000 guests.--Trapeze Networks
AKO encourages family members without AKO accounts to sign up for a verified guest account. To sponsor a family member, full account holders should ask family members to register for the account called "Family Member Enrolled in DEERS."
"For example, if the guest account is $420, we would have originally asked for $300 on the first night, and then the second night only the additional $120 is obtained," the company explained in a statement to Cruise Travel.
Joint users must follow standard Army Knowledge Online protocols to register and request a guest account by selecting "I'm a new user" at the Army Knowledge Online main Web site (www.us.army.mil).
For example, if the target machine is running Windows NT or 2000 for its operating system, an uneducated administrator may enable a guest account. This allows anyone to log into the machine and, even though it is an account that allows for minimal tasks to be performed, it can allow for exploits to be run remotely, thus allowing the attacker to gain administrator rights.
The knowledge base is available, at no charge, on SilverPlatter's Software Resource CD, on Silverplatter's Technical Support Bulletin Board (617/769-7673), and available through SilverPlatter's Guest account for its Internet Subscription Service.
Initiating an anonymous ftp data transfer is similar to accessing a guest account on another computer.