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Synonyms for lock

to shut in with or as if with bars

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a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun

enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level

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a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key

any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured

keep engaged

become rigid or immoveable

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hold in a locking position

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become engaged or intermeshed with one another

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hold fast (in a certain state)

place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape

pass by means through a lock in a waterway

build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels

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The Company's portfolio of security products include the SecureOffice([R]) Suite, a group of cross domain solutions that allow the secure transfer and sharing of information; Security Blanket[TM], an industry award-winning operating system lock down and security management tool; and CounterStorm[TM], a behavioral, statistical and content-based anomaly detection system that rapidly identifies targeted and zero day attacks.
The company's flagship commercial product, Security Blanket provides Linux users with an automated software tool that allows users to easily lock down an installed Linux operating system and periodically check the security state of an installed system.
Since operating systems are not shipped with secure default configurations, as they are difficult to install, it requires system lock down to be done after the installation of the OS.
In addition, it supports the government's lock down profile for the stringent Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), as well as commercial lock-down profiles defined by the SANS Institute, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and customized user-defined profiles.
Government's lock down profile from the Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
2, an automated tool for locking down Linux operating systems (OS), now supports the government's lock down profile for the stringent Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), as well as commercial lock-down profiles defined by the SANS Institute, the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and customized user-defined profiles.
The court noted that state officials had informed the sheriff that the jail was not reasonably secure, that inmates had access to weapons, that no attempt was made to screen or segregate inmates and inmates were permitted to roam freely and be unsupervised among rooms and that jailers were afraid to perform health and safety checks in the jail because they could not lock down inmates.
Without a system lock down tool, system administrators have to rely on unsupported open source solutions, expensive tools built into large security packages or lock down their OS manually.
EMBASSY Network Access Control (ENAC) is a network security solution designed to lock down the network from unauthorized access and to mitigate many common and damaging network attacks.
The new capabilities in AppSense Desktop Security suite address lock down usability and resource concerns, enabling organizations to more effectively secure endpoints while providing the flexibility needed for end-users.
From the start, Penn State placed a priority on security, choosing to lock down handsets to specific ports rather than allowing the handset portability that is one of VoIP's key features and benefits.
Nevis' LANenforcer products offer a comprehensive approach to LAN security that for the first time enables the IT department to fully lock down the enterprise LAN at LAN speed.