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del

abbreviation for deletion.

DEL

Abbreviation for:
deletion
deltoid
delusion
Departmental Expenditure Limit
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The program supports both internal and external drives, which means that it can be used to securely delete files stored on USB thumb drives, SD cards and external hard drives.
Once infected, the Trojan's creator can remotely command the Trojan to conduct distributed denial of service attacks, delete files, record passwords or any number of other activities.
Besides migrating files to additional storage tiers, we now offer the ability to automatically delete files based on file age and activity policies.
This vulnerability allows the remote attacker to execute code with LocalSystem privileges, which enables the hacker to install and delete files, view and edit existing files, and create privileged accounts on Windows 2000 systems running IIS 5.