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2807, 2021

What is Network Segmentation, aka VLAN?

July 28th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, IT Management, Ransomware, Security|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Segmenting your network is when you compartmentalize your networks in order to deliver specific security controls and services, and to manage network congestion. With the trend of ransomware attacks being more focused on disrupting business operations, it is critical that [...]

2906, 2021

Reduce the Risk of Ransomware & Other Cyber Attacks

June 29th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware, Security|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Hopefully, you have seen the news about the growing reality of ransomware and how it is impacting companies and government entities on a global scale. While ransomware is not new, the severity, reach and costs associated with this cyber threat [...]

1806, 2021

Machine Learning and AI in Cybersecurity

June 18th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware, Security|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

In this blog, we’ll discuss machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI), and how it’s currently being used in cybersecurity. Keep an eye out towards the end as WorkDone CEO, Joe Rogers, will join us in the discussion of [...]

605, 2021

Identifying the Ransomware You’ve Been Hit With

May 6th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ransomware, first seen in 1989, has grown into a one of the largest criminal business industries worldwide, accounting for a total of $20 billion in damage costs in 2020. First starting with criminals developing their own codes to use for [...]

2004, 2021

2020 Saw a 320% increase in Ransomware Incidents

April 20th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware, Security|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

It’s no doubt that 2020 was a tough year for everyone, and even more so for information security professionals. In fact, 2020 saw the highest increased rates of ransomware incidents than any other year. The onslaught of phishing scams, [...]

2601, 2021

Ransomware Recovery Timeframes: How Long Does It Take to Recover?

January 26th, 2021|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Ransomware recovery timeframes can vary widely. In very unusual situations, companies are only down for a day or two. In other unusual cases, it can take months. Most companies fall somewhere between the two to four week range, given their [...]