Timo Ahomäki is in charge of Portfolio Development at Tieto Security Services. Timo has over 20 years of international portfolio development experience in telecom and cyber security industries. Before joining Tieto, Timo was the CTO for an international software company specializing in telecom Operations and Business Support infrastructure.
Last Friday, the world saw an outbreak of one of the most extensive malware breaches in a while. This malware, called variously WannaCrypt0r, WannaCry or WCry, managed to infect tens of thousands of computers globally in the matter of hours. While new types of malware come and go on a regular basis, it was the nature of this particular piece of malware that took the world by surprise. More