Case Number 4687
Request Date 24/03/2016
Completion Date 04/04/2016


Details of the Request

  1. Has any of the Trust’s IT equipment been infected by so-called “ransomware” (malicious software that encrypts files and then demands payment in order for the files to be decrypted; examples include Cryptolocker, Cryptowall, CryptoDefense, Locky)
  2. If so, how many infections have been detected?
  3. If so, what information was affected?
  4. If so, has the Trust paid money in order to have the files decrypted?
  5. If so, how much money was paid and via what means?


Details of the Response

None of the Trust’s IT equipment has been infected by so-called “ransomware”.