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2909, 2020

Top Backup and Disaster Recovery Challenges

By |September 29th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Alvaka Networks President and CEO, Oli Thordarson, recently answered some questions posed by John Edwards for a story he is writing for TechTarget. Oli’s personal thoughts and experiences are based on over 35 years working in the IT profession—and alongside [...]

2608, 2020

Dharma Ransomware-as-a-Service Places SMBs at Significant Risk

By |August 26th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog, Ransomware|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

In the cat-and-mouse world of ransomware and cybersecurity, with businesses and governments needing to place two steps between them and cybercriminals, comes a new obstacle – Ransomware-as-a-Service. Dharma, a cybercriminal firm, provides, “one of the most popular offerings around, saying [...]

1708, 2020

Ransomware Attacks Can Target Your System Backups

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

An evolving threat Ransomware now has a frightening new threat: preventing your ability to recover from backups. At Alvaka Networks, we are currently involved in some of the largest ransomware recovery projects, both insured and uninsured. The most sinister [...]

1708, 2020

Important Questions and Answers about DRworx

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

DRworx solution is a backup, recovery, and virtualization software developed for the protection of your business. Click here to learn more about DRworx or by reading our responses to questions below.Are Alvaka DRworx cloud backups stored off-site and where?Yes, the [...]

1408, 2020

Air Gapped Backups: What is it and how does DRworx solution fit the criteria?

By |August 14th, 2020|Categories: Alvaka Networks Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What is Air Gapping? Air gapping is a cyber-defense strategy in which a network’s backups are not accessible by LAN or WIFI, keeping them isolated from the network. In order to retrieve air gapped backups, an individual must physically access [...]

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 [...]