In security, an end user is a person or machine with no administrative privileges with respect to a given security context. For example, non-admin users of a Windows or Unix domain, a device on a public network, even a server installing an SSL certificate is an end-user with respect to the CA hierarchy.

In security, an end user is a person or machine with no administrative privileges with respect to a given security context.

For example

  • non-admin users of a Windows or Unix domain
  • a device on a public network
  • even a server installing an SSL certificate is an end-user with respect to the CA hierarchy.
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