News and Updates on Information Technology

Finland – TietoEVRY

Exploit: Ransomware
TietoEVRY: IT Services 

Risk to Small Business: 2.333 = Severe

Finnish IT services and software titan TietoEVRY has suffered a ransomware attack that forced an abrupt disconnection of 25 clients’ services. Impacted clients were in retail, manufacturing, and service-related sectors.

Individual Risk: No sensitive personal or financial information was announced as part of this incident, but the investigation is ongoing.

Customers Impacted: 25

How it Could Affect Your Customers’ Business: Ransomware may not just shut down your business, it could also shut down your customers’ business if you are a service provider – and no customer will be happy about that.