What does unauthorized mean?

Definitions for unauthorized

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unauthorized.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unauthorized, unauthorised(adj)

    not endowed with authority

  2. unauthorized, unauthorised, wildcat(adj)

    without official authorization

    "an unauthorized strike"; "wildcat work stoppage"

Wiktionary

  1. unauthorized(Adjective)

    not having any authority

  2. unauthorized(Adjective)

    without official authorization

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unauthorized in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unauthorized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lisbeth Gronlund:

    Keeping missiles on hair-trigger alert makes them more vulnerable to an unauthorized launch, including one resulting from a cyberattack.

  2. The Government Accountability Office:

    Modern aircraft are increasingly connected to the Internet. This interconnectedness can potentially provide unauthorized remote access to aircraft avionics systems.

  3. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter:

    (The hackers) discovered an old vulnerability in one of our legacy networks that hadn't been patched, while it's worrisome they achieved some unauthorized access to our unclassified network, we quickly identified the compromise, and had a crack team of incident responders hunting the intruders within 24 hours.

  4. Eric Edelman:

    The IRGC is the heart of the regime, so it’s hard to imagine this was a totally unauthorized or rogue act … it should be part of the negotiations because the United States has been, in my view, conceding a great deal on the nuclear issue and not contesting Iran’s effort to assert its hegemony throughout the region – this is just the latest manifestation of that.

  5. Gregg Leslie:

    The U.S. government has made it clear in several recent whistleblower cases that it sees unauthorized communications with journalists about national security as tantamount to espionage, basically, this upsets the traditional methods of newsgathering, where some level of access to sensitive information -- even some unauthorized access to classified information -- is necessary to fully inform the American public of what their government is up to.

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