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    #1

    Question It it possible to say so?

    Dear teachers, dear users,

    Is it possible to say so "to protect online business [here I'm trying to avoid the repetition of "website"] against (from?) unauthorized access"?

    Thank you very much for your help.

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    #2

    Re: It it possible to say so?

    Welcome to the forums.

    Quote Originally Posted by Solver View Post

    Is it possible to say this: "...to protect online business [here I'm trying to avoid the repetition of "website"] against (from?) unauthorized access"?
    I prefer 'from' but 'against' is not wrong.

    Rover

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    #3

    Re: It it possible to say so?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Welcome to the forums.



    I prefer 'from' but 'against' is not wrong.

    Rover
    thank you!

    and is it ok, if I use "unauthorised access" with "online business"?

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    #4

    Re: It it possible to say so?

    Yes, if it's relevant in the wider context.

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    #5

    Re: It it possible to say so?

    Rover_KE, thanks a lot!

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    #6

    Re: It it possible to say so?

    You're welcome, but you don't need to thank me in a separate post.

    Your Like is good enough for me (and for anybody else).

    Rover

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