Dear Western Isles NHS Board,

1. In the last 5 years, how many times has your region 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/region?

All of the data gathered will be anonymised in our final analysis and no individual hospitals, regions, or trusts will be mentioned.

Yours faithfully,

Rebecca Moody

FOI-REQUESTS(WESTERNISLESHEALTHBOARD) (NHS WESTERN ISLES), Western Isles NHS Board

Please accept this email a confirmation that NHS Western Isles has received your FOI request below.
Regards,
Tina

NHS Western Isles / 37 South Beach Street / Stornoway / Isle of Lewis / HS1 2BB
[email address] / Tel: 01851 708031 / Fax: 01851 702036

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From: Rebecca Moody <[FOI #615058 email]>
Sent: 24 October 2019 11:05
To: FOI-REQUESTS(WESTERNISLESHEALTHBOARD) (NHS WESTERN ISLES)
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Ransomware in UK Hospitals

Dear Western Isles NHS Board,

1. In the last 5 years, how many times has your region 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/region?

All of the data gathered will be anonymised in our final analysis and no individual hospitals, regions, or trusts will be mentioned.

Yours faithfully,

Rebecca Moody

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Regards,

Tina

NHS Western Isles / 37 South Beach Street / Stornoway / Isle of Lewis / HS1 2BB
[email address] / Tel: 01851 708031 / Fax: 01851 702036

________________________________________
From: Rebecca Moody <[FOI #615058 email]>
Sent: 24 October 2019 11:05
To: FOI-REQUESTS(WESTERNISLESHEALTHBOARD) (NHS WESTERN ISLES)
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Ransomware in UK Hospitals

Dear Western Isles NHS Board,

1. In the last 5 years, how many times has your region 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/region?

All of the data gathered will be anonymised in our final analysis and no individual hospitals, regions, or trusts will be mentioned.

Yours faithfully,

Rebecca Moody

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