Defending Against the Evolving Ransomware Threat

Join Alvaka Networks at our Ransomware 2.0 Executive Luncheon and Live Webinar event on Tuesday, June 25th, as we discuss how ransomware is evolving into an even more dangerous threat and innovative strategies that will help prevent an attack. In [...]

Defending Against the Evolving Ransomware Threat2019-06-07T12:43:37-07:00

Alvaka Networks to Sponsor ISACA’s North America CACS 2019 Conference

Schaumburg, IL, USA (29 April 2019)—Alvaka Networks will sponsor ISACA’s North America CACS Conference for information systems audit, assurance, control, governance and security professionals, taking place 13-15 May 2019 in Anaheim, CA. Patchworx by Alvaka Networks is a mature Patch [...]

Alvaka Networks to Sponsor ISACA’s North America CACS 2019 Conference2019-04-29T10:51:18-07:00

Ransomware 2.0: New Trends & Innovative Strategies to Prevent Attacks

Join Alvaka Networks at our Ransomware 2.0 Luncheon event on Tuesday, April 23rd, as we discuss how ransomware is evolving into an even more dangerous threat and innovative strategies that will help prevent an attack. In recent years, cybercrime has [...]

Ransomware 2.0: New Trends & Innovative Strategies to Prevent Attacks2019-04-09T14:16:50-07:00

Ransomware v2.0 – Defend Against the New Era of Ransomware

In recent years, cybercrime has changed drastically. While viruses and bugs are still popular, ransomware is now the most dangerous threat. Imagine a bank robber that discovers a way to get the bank to send all of their funds over [...]

Ransomware v2.0 – Defend Against the New Era of Ransomware2019-02-07T12:14:48-07:00

Ransomware v2.0 Recovery – Now, encrypted or deleted backups!

Warning!!! We have entered a new, even more malicious, era for ransomware that is hitting mid-market companies particularly hard. The two stories I share below are chilling… For the last five years or so, ransomware could be described as a [...]

Ransomware v2.0 Recovery – Now, encrypted or deleted backups!2019-03-20T15:00:40-07:00

HIPAA Security: Don’t Neglect Physical Workstation Security Safeguards

With all the recent headlines regarding cyber security breaches, it is easy for companies to forget about the physical security controls they must put into place. This crucial element of the HIPAA Security Rule will vary in implementation depending on [...]

HIPAA Security: Don’t Neglect Physical Workstation Security Safeguards2018-06-13T12:06:57-07:00

Three things healthcare organizations can do to help protect their organizations from cyber risk and security breaches

By Oli Thordarson, CEO of Alvaka Networks I was recently asked to write a short column on “What three things healthcare organizations can do to help protect their organizations from cyber risk and security breaches?” for the ABL Organization. It [...]

Three things healthcare organizations can do to help protect their organizations from cyber risk and security breaches2018-05-31T11:40:31-07:00

The Questions to Ask When Hiring an IT Security Consultant

by Jessica Thiefels, VP of Community Management for PolySwarm. Learn what questions to ask when hiring an IT security consultant, including insight from Alvaka Networks CEO, Oli Thordarson. If you can’t afford an in-house IT security team, you have to look [...]

The Questions to Ask When Hiring an IT Security Consultant2018-06-29T15:22:40-07:00

Average Ransomware Attack Infects 16 Workstations, 5 Servers and 22 Users

Midmarket firms are getting hit hardest by ransomware. Data from 2017 shows that 29% of the companies with 1,000 to 5,000 employees are getting struck by ransomware. If companies that size—who presumably have the resources to guard against this scourge—are [...]

Average Ransomware Attack Infects 16 Workstations, 5 Servers and 22 Users2018-07-02T10:15:50-07:00
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