Reference 2017-375

REF:            2017-375

Subject:        Impact of WannaCry ransomware attack

 

 

Request:

1)         Was your trust affected by the WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack on the NHS in May 2017?

2)         If so, please list the hospitals or addresses of other sites within your trust affected.

3)         How many outpatient appointments were cancelled or postponed because of the attack (if relevant)? Please state the number of cancellations and postponements per day, e.g. 12 May 2017, 13 May 2017 etc. that were as a result of the attack.

4)         How many operations were cancelled or postponed because of the attack (if relevant)? Please state the number of cancellations and postponements per day, e.g. 12 May 2017, 13 May 2017 etc. that were as a result of the attack.

5)         What was the total cost to your trust of the attack? Please break down the cost in terms of cancelled or postponed appointments, staff overtime, IT support or other expenses.

6)         Did your trust pay any ransom? If so, how much was paid?

7)         How many computers were affected?

8)         How many computers do you have in total?

9)         Did your trust install a patch to protect systems from WannaCry, issued by NHS Digital on 17 March, 25 April, 27 April and 12 May? When was it installed?

 

 

Response:

1)  Was your trust affected by the WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack on the NHS in May 2017? No
2)  If so, please list the hospitals or addresses of other sites within your trust affected. N/A
3)  How many outpatient appointments were cancelled or postponed because of the attack (if relevant)? Please state the number of cancellations and postponements per day, e.g. 12 May 2017, 13 May 2017 etc. that were as a result of the attack. N/A
4)  How many operations were cancelled or postponed because of the attack (if relevant)? Please state the number of cancellations and postponements per day, e.g. 12 May 2017, 13 May 2017 etc. that were as a result of the attack. N/A
5)  What was the total cost to your trust of the attack? Please break down the cost in terms of cancelled or postponed appointments, staff overtime, IT support or other expenses. N/A
6)  Did your trust pay any ransom? If so, how much was paid? N/A
7)  How many computers were affected? N/A
8)  How many computers do you have in total? N/A
9)  Did your trust install a patch to protect systems from WannaCry, issued by NHS Digital on 17 March, 25 April, 27 April and 12 May? When was it installed? N/A