Tag Archives: remote

10 Tips For Onboarding Remote Employees

If your team works from home, you may wonder how you’ll onboard new employees. Fortunately, the onboarding process can be exciting and effective, even if you’re unable to do it in-person. As long as you’re creative and patient, you can ensure your remote onboarding program is a success. In this post, we’ll provide 10 tips for onboarding remote workers. How to ... Read More »

Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote review: A peppier processor makes this streamer worthwhile

Picking the best low-cost media streamer just got a lot more complicated. AT A GLANCE Amazon Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote (2016) TECHHIVE RATING $39.99 MSRP $39.99 VIEW on Amazon The new Fire TV Stick combines good-enough performance with powerful voice controls and a smart user interface. COMMENTS Jared Newman | @onejarednewman TechHive Nov 11, 2016 3:00 AM ... Read More »

Botulinum toxin study proves possibility of remote effects

The botulinum toxins are among the deadliest substances on Earth, and two specific toxins — including the popular drug Botox — have multiple uses for treating many neuromuscular conditions, including frown lines, disabling muscle spasms and migraine headaches. The botulinum toxins cancel nerve signals to the muscles, creating paralysis that can last for months. Given its extraordinary toxicity, doses are ... Read More »

Remote desktop tool distributed by Comodo enabled privilege escalation

Security software vendor Comodo has patched a security weakness in its GeekBuddy remote PC support tool that could have enabled local malware or exploits to gain admin privileges on computers.  GeekBuddy installs a VNC (Virtual Network Computing) remote desktop service that allows Comodo technicians to connect to users’ PCs and help them troubleshoot issues or clean malware infections. The application is ... Read More »

Critical VPN key exchange flaw exposes Cisco security appliances to remote hacking

Cisco Systems patched a critical vulnerability that could allow remote attackers to take over Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewalls configured as virtual private network servers by simply sending malformed network packets to them. For devices that are designed to protect private networks from Internet attacks, this is as bad as it gets. That’s why Cisco rated the vulnerability with ... Read More »