remote access

noun

Definition of remote access

computers
: access to a computer or a computer system from another location by means of a network connection If the person went along with the call, the scammer would try to convince them to provide remote access to their computer.— A. J. Dellinger

First Known Use of remote access

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Remote access.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remote%20access. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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