Is Your Router Being Exploited?

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Most of us are aware of the top ransomware attacks of 2017 which include WannaCry and NotPetya cyber attacks. What may be less common knowledge is that these events were carried out thanks to a tool developed by our very own National Security Agency (NSA) called EternalBlue, stolen and leaked …

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NovaStor at CETPA 2018 Conference

NovaStor @ CETPA

NovaStor was proud to exhibit at the recent CETPA 2018 Annual Conference from Booth#337 in Sacramento, representing our award-winning backup and data-protection technologies. The CETPA association focuses exclusively on the needs of IT Professionals working in schools. These are the system administrators and technology directors that NovaStor backup experts consult …

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NovaStor® and Aparavi® Partner for Archive Data in the Cloud Solution

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NovaStor and Aparavi, have announced a partnership to expand NovaStor’s solution portfolio with Aparavi’s Active Archive™ technology. The result is NovaStor Active Archive™, a new archive solution that lets organizations securely bring their data to the cloud. Active Archive is designed to manage the massive growth of unstructured data.  It provides a modern …

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Will the GDPR Affect My US Company?

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Yes. That’s the short answer. But let’s take a step back to explain. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you are probably already aware of Europe’s new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), a legal framework to help secure user data and personalization information. As of May 2018 – it …

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New Amazon AWS Storage Gateway (VTL) Virtual Tape Library Support

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NovaStor Announces Official Support for Amazon AWS Storage Gateway (VTL) Virtual Tape Library with NovaStor’s DataCenter Backup Solution NovaStor is proud to announce that Amazon’s AWS Storage Gateway now supports NovaStor DataCenter versions 6 and 7 with the Tape Gateway virtual tape library (VTL). Amazon’s Tape Gateway helps organizations make …

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Atlanta Still Struggling Following Cyber Attack

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As of Monday morning Atlanta had still not fully regained control of their systems, a week and a half after experiencing a targeted cyber attack. Mayor Keisha Bottoms has described the ransomware attack as a “hostage situation”. With a large part of the network affected, a number of important systems …

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Meltdown, Spectre and Your Backup Solution

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There has been a lot of talk lately about the newly revealed vulnerabilities called Spectre and Meltdown. (If you’d like a better explanation of what these vulnerabilities entail the most comprehensible article that I’ve found so far, that explains the situation in layman’s terms is located here. ) We understand …

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