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can you give us more details on how you installed SharePoint? Which other programs were installed before? Anything in windows event viewer?
A Farm Admin has the right to grant themselves access to any resources within the farm. While there is nothing scoped at the Site Collection level, you can put a Deny resource at the Web Application level, which that Farm Administrator could then adjusted as they wish, which makes such a move fairly pointless.
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