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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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The baker testified that when he went to the restaurant at 4am to open the place, he saw the back-door open.
Sources further added that USA, UK and Iran have important interests in Pakistan especially in Karachi and keeping in view these interests, the three countries are using back-door diplomacy to push the government of Pakistan towards substitute option.
com/cybersecurity-experts-recommend-against-encryption-backdoors-government-agencies-1998670) released a paper saying that the creation of back-door technologies would put sensitive data at risk of being compromised by hackers, terrorists or even just rogue federal agents or company employees.
Although the stats don't back that up, with 17 provincial winners dumped out of the 36 All-Ireland football quarterfinals ever played, he thinks life is tough for the back-door teams.
This message is the basis for his book and for why non-traditional, back-door learning (Wedemeyer's term) is needed.
Ellis digs deep into the roots of the impending endangered species crisis and illuminates a little known back-door threat: Traditional Chinese Medicine.
SIR - How strange that Peter Hain, Don Touhig and Rhodri Morgan all condemn the method of electing list Assembly Members as a back-door system.