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ERROR: Using highly-privileged accounts as application pool or as service identities poses a security risk to the farm, and could allow malicious code to execute.  The following services are currently running as accounts in the machine Administrators group: SharePoint Central Administration v4 (Application Pool) SPTimerV4(Windows Service) there are 2 accounts associated with this install. 1. SQL ACCOUNT 2. SP Admin account(farm) the admin account has the following listed components    Farm components using this account      Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Application Pool: SharePoint - 80 SharePoint Server Search Web Analytics Data Processing Service Farm Account User Profile Synchronization Service Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Sandboxed Code Service Access Services Secure Store Service PowerPoint Service Application Word Viewing Service PerformancePoint Service Application Visio Graphics Service Managed Metadata Service Web Analytics Service Application Word Automation Services Excel Services Application Business Data Connectivity Service Search Administration Web Service for Search Service Application User Profile Service Application Search Service Application Application Discovery and Load Balancer Service Application Security Token Service Application   The farm account is not listed in the local machines admi

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