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Think you need to format/reinstall your OS(XP), read this first.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-09-2009, 01:00 AM
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I'm not so sure i'd trust that
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-09-2009, 08:35 AM
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Curious, what is the diff between that and logging on as a user and using the run as... functionality? (I suck at server/OS/hardware)

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Curious, what is the diff between that and logging on as a user and using the run as... functionality? (I suck at server/OS/hardware)
Technically no different at all.

And you don't have to put your trust in some 3rd party app.

Thing is, neither method really helps in all situations. There are ways for code to escalate it's privileges without any user intervention at all.

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