Reference 2017-334

REF:            2017-334

Subject:        Cyber attack

          

 

Request:

  1. How many computers in your Trust were infected with ransomware in the WannaCry attack in May this year?
  2. How many (i) operations and (ii) patient appointments were cancelled as a result of the WannaCry attack?
  3. How much money did you pay to enable you to use these computers again following the WannaCry attack?
  4. In (i) 2014/15 and (ii) 2015/16 how many times were the Trust hit by ransomware attacks and how much money did the Trust pay to the cyber criminals to release your machines?

 

 

Response:

How many computers in your Trust were infected with ransomware in the WannaCry attack in May this year? None
How many (i) operations and (ii) patient appointments were cancelled as a result of the WannaCry attack? N/A
How much money did you pay to enable you to use these computers again following the WannaCry attack? N/A
In (i) 2014/15 and (ii) 2015/16 how many times were the Trust hit by ransomware attacks and how much money did the Trust pay to the cyber criminals to release your machines? Zero