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mantrap

A short narrow section of corridor purposely constructed to permit passage by only one person; has interlocking doors at both ends; used in some high-level security installations.
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When a person or group of people enter a mantrap from the outer door, both doors are secured.
Mantraps consist of a small space having two sets of interlocking doors such that the first set of doors must close before the second set opens and are usually utilized in banks, financial institutions, detention facilities, pawn shops and jewelry stores or may be in secured offices.
Although it is probably the most unappreciated of Lewis's novels of the period, Mantrap offers the clearest demonstration of the contradictions inherent in turn-of-the-century notions of manhood, nature, and friendship.
Symantec ManHunt, Symantec ManTrap and Symantec Host IDS are important components of Symantec Enterprise Security, which provides any size organization with the technology, global response and services necessary to manage its information security.
53 billion cash mountain, the company spent an ostentatious $375 to buy four young security software outfits: Mountain Wave (price $20 million), whose CyberWolf automates the detection of security incidents through real-time analysis of systems; SecurityFocus ($75 million), which maintains a database of bugs and vulnerabilities in software and runs the BugTraq problem alert mailing list; RipTech ($145 million), which provides security consulting and network monitoring services; and Recourse ($135 million), which makes ManTrap, a system for ensnaring hackers in false scenarios to observe their behaviour, and ManHunt, an intrusion detection system that Symantec intends to combine with its own Intruder Alert.
The company will integrate ManHunt with its own Intruder Alert and ManTrap products.
The fly-on-the-olde-worlde-wall show The Edwardian Country House caught me in a good old-fashioned mantrap.
But the Alarm Mine, a spring-loaded mantrap that fires a shotgun cartridge, may be a step too far.
That night, they did not allow anybody to go to the bathroom or to use the phone, and the complaints were falling in a sarcastic void of omnipotence of the officials, because if we were the birds of a night ensnared in the trap, fallen in the mantrap, they, on the other hand, were the habitual hunters, the guerrilla fighters, the beaters, the snarers, the unsociable snoopers that, supplied by the masters, would drag the crossbows, the dogs, the nets, the lassoes, the arrows, and the hunting horns to rush to pursue the deer that, wounded, would then be exhibited in the palace, like trophies, fragile pieces, rewards of power.
a provider of Internet security, has debuted its ManTrap software, the first application that enables organizations to trap intruders and control attacks.
Mantrap (1926), based on an expedition Lewis made into the Canadian wilderness, was dismissed by most reviewers as "Lewis in a light vein.
But Mohamed Diame hesitated fatally when he found himself clear and was caught in Phil Jagielka's mantrap of a tackle.