Reference 2019-626

REF:            2019-626

Subject:        Ransomware in UK Hospitals

 

Request:

  1. In the last 5 years, how many times has your trust/hospital suffered from a ransomware attack? Please provide specific dates (months/years) if possible.
  2. How much downtime did this cause (in hours)?
  3. Did you pay the ransom? If so, how much was the ransom?
  4. What was the total cost of the incident to your hospital/trust?

 

 

Response:

1. In the last 5 years, how many times has your trust/hospital suffered from a ransomware attack? Please provide specific dates (months/years) if possible. Zero
2. How much downtime did this cause (in hours)? N/A
3. Did you pay the ransom? If so, how much was the ransom? N/A
4. What was the total cost of the incident to your hospital/trust? N/A