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1707, 2020

Critical: Microsoft Discovers 17-Year-Old Vulnerability

By |July 17th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Major news has been revealed this week that Check Point, an Israeli Security Firm, discovered a vulnerability in Microsoft's domain name system protocol (DNS). Most alarming is that the bug has existed for roughly 17 years. It is advised that [...]

1307, 2020

Three Issues in the Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report

By |July 13th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , |0 Comments

The March Cyberspace Solarium Commission report advised that businesses and the U.S government should incorporate layered cybersecurity into their defense strategy. Additionally, the report insists that Congress, “pass a law establishing that final goods assemblers of software, hardware and firmware [...]

2206, 2020

Is Cyber Insurance Unintentionally Increasing Ransomware Attacks?

By |June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Each year the total ransomware cases and money demanded, either through bitcoin or other monetary means, increases. Attacks can cost businesses and governments millions of dollars in recovery fees, and the enormous payout is why the ransomware industry is so [...]

2705, 2020

Cybercrime: Non-personal and potentially deadly

By |May 27th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware, Security|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Written by Oli Thordarson, President/CEO of Alvaka Networks Mimi Grant, President of ABL Organization, wrote to me asking if a recent Red Cross plea to cyber-criminals to not attack hospitals with ransomware and extortion will help reduce cybercrime activity. She [...]

1004, 2020

What to Expect During a Ransomware Recovery

By |April 10th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Are you a victim of ransomware? Or have you been one in the past? If so, the following will help you understand what activities you should expect during the course of your ransomware recovery in the days following an attack. [...]

104, 2020

Is Your Business Prepared for Remote Work? Take a Readiness Self-Assessment

By |April 1st, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Business - Software and IT, IT Planning|Tags: , , |0 Comments

As COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues to disrupt and create uncertainty in our daily lives and business, Alvaka Networks wants to focus on helping companies keep their employees, community, and businesses safe by educating and assisting in remote work strategies. Alvaka continually [...]