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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: system - a system of one or more computers and associated software with common storagecomputer system - a system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage
backup system - a computer system for making backups
auxiliary equipment, off-line equipment - electronic equipment not in direct communication (or under the control of) the central processing unit
platform - the combination of a particular computer and a particular operating system
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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As we evaluate computer security in our organizations, it is important to look at identifying computer system vulnerabilities and correcting these vulnerabilities.
The computer system is a tool to help the court operate more efficiently, but if they were shut down, that does not mean that the court would not be able to operate.
Protection: the hacker typically establishes a number of "jumps," or stepping stones in route to a particular computer or computer system.
Paper forms are still the least expensive data capture device for many business applications where individuals without network connections must provide data for entry into a computer system.
9 billion of real estate and Business Improvement District (BID) taxes and $700-million water and sewer taxes were billed by an old integrated computer system operated by the Department of Finance.
The record-keeping for all this community outreach is done on the West Angeles computer system.
the need to make staff more efficient, and ready access to data for a number of purposes, it is no longer a question of if a facility will implement a clinical computer system, but when.
With a home computer system and a modem, a person who is concerned can access information on various aspects of most disabilities.
The committee believes that our computer system and information are at risk, and that this in turn places society at risk," says computer scientist David D.
Y2K computer system problems are due to the common practice of using only two digits rather than four to record a year in a computer software date field.
Their mission: to break into the computer system of a major U.
This unfortunate business owner had fallen victim to a computer manipulation crime, an offense that involves changing data or creating records in a computer system to commit another crime,(1) in this scenario, embezzlement.

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