back door


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a secret or underhand means of access (to a place or a position)

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an undocumented way to get access to a computer system or the data it contains

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an entrance at the rear of a building

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Tom he went down the lightning-rod to spy around; and the nigger at the back door was asleep, and he stuck it in the back of his neck and come back.
He noticed that they had not come to the front entrance but to the back door.
A back door was partly open, as if by neglect, and their first thought was that the authors of the awful revelry might have escaped.
Suspects were arrested by police after burglars broke into a property in Folly Hall through the back door on February 17 in the early evening.
Tafalla that it would be hard for the suspect to open the back door since the victims' townhouse was joined to other units in the subdivision.
I thought of this incident a couple of weeks ago when a friend of mine posted on Instagram, CCTV footage of a random wrong-un trying his back door in the middle ofthe night.
That's not a back door that would be installed in all Apple products, exposing all users to the risk of surveillance or data theft by anyone who figured out how to exploit the opening.
B, all of which are capable of opening a back door and stealing information from victims' computers.
Some lawmakers may be mulling legislation that would require back doors.
The front door is always locked and you couldn't see from the gate in the garden that the back door was open.
According to sources, many AI flights are operating with the back door shown as inoperative due to shortage of cabin crew.
First, identify the back door, or series of back doors, to your protected systems or information.
The bin was set alight and placed against the back door but was extinguished by one of the people in the house.
The burglar made off with two wallets, containing cards, PS100 and a car key fob, after entering through an unlocked back door at about 7.
However, delegates clearly felt any suspension was the thin end of the wedge and an attempt by the Tory-led coalition to deregulate Sunday trading by the back door.