WannaCry and the public cloud: The CISO perspective
By Matthew Sharp, CISO, Logicworks
I recently attended a CISO Executive Summit here in NYC. The room was packed with 175 CISOs and top-level security leaders from various industries. There was broad agreement that WannaCry was a scramble for many of their teams, and created a long weekend for some. We concurred that we were lucky the “kill switch” was triggered, and we soberly recognised that the exploit is being redeployed with newly weaponised malware.
The consensus among CISOs...