Guests are users of a system that do not have their own identity in that system and have less privileges than a normal user.

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Renting a dedicated, but getting a VPS. How to detect?

When renting a dedicated server, how can one be certain than he/she is not getting a VPS or some other virtual machine variant instead of a true dedicated hardware box? Which checks can be run ...
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Wireless guest access with HP ProCurve 420

We have a HP ProCurve 420 wireless access point hooked up to our LAN, which then connects to the internet though a gateway router. Is it possible to set up a guest SSID, which can access the internet ...
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Security effects of granting guest access to a database

I'm doing a compare of my development server with production and find one has this: EXEC sp_grantdbaccess N'guest' How would anyone take advantage of the guest user in a connection string? It ...