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311, 2018

Will Patching Break My Network?

By |November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

IT organizations understand the importance of applying current security updates or "patches" to the operating systems and software applications running in their environment. However, many are reluctant to do so for fear of "breaking" their systems and causing outages. And, [...]

3010, 2018

Why Don’t IT Departments Fully Patch Their Environments?

By |October 30th, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The failure to fully apply security updates (patches) to operating system and software applications is the leading cause of cybersecurity compromise. A recent survey by Ponemon Institute of over 3,000 organizations with found that half had experienced a cybersecurity breaches [...]

2710, 2018

Alvaka Networks Speed and Feed Driving Events

By |October 27th, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

Periodically, Alvaka Networks sponsors a car driving event for clients. This type of event is often referred to as an HPDE, or High Performance Driving Event. At this event, guests participate in both classroom and on race track driving instruction. [...]

1810, 2018

To patch or not to patch? And what is patching anyway?

By |October 18th, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

If you own a computer, it is very likely you know something about patching, or updating, software. First, this is different from upgrading, which usually means a developer of software has added new features or made significant changes to the [...]

2709, 2018

Network Monitoring Operational Maturity Growth

By |September 27th, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

I just read a press release about a new product, NetBeez, which performs active network monitoring from the user perspective. I suppose it has a narrow fit, but it seems to me that most modern day monitoring applications should be [...]

2908, 2018

Victim of “sextorter” shares her experience [Video]

By |August 29th, 2018|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|0 Comments

Mimi Grant from ABL shares her personal sextortion experience in this vlog. In our previous blog, Sextortion: The New Threat No One is Talking About, Alvaka's CEO shared the email that Mimi received and resources to handle and prevent this [...]