Malicious email volume

Rebecca Moody made this Freedom of Information request to Civil Service Commission as part of a batch sent to 459 authorities

Automatic anti-spam measures are in place for this older request. Please let us know if a further response is expected or if you are having trouble responding.

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, Civil Service Commission should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear Civil Service Commission,

Please find below my FOI request regarding malicious emails sent to the department.

The date range for the requests is from 2018 to present day. The data shall include a breakdown by year and by individual departments (e.g. separate departments, agencies, or public bodies within the main government agency), if applicable.

1. How many malicious emails have been successfully blocked?
2. What percentage of malicious emails were opened by staff?
3. What percentage of malicious links in the emails were clicked on by staff?
4. How many ransomware attacks were blocked by the department?
5. How many ransomware attacks were successful?

Yours faithfully,
Rebecca Moody

Civil Service Commission Info Mailbox, Civil Service Commission

Thank you for contacting the Civil Service Commission; this is our
acknowledgement of your email.  Your email will be passed to the relevant
team and they will be in contact with you shortly.

Civil Service Commission 

G/08, 1 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2HQ

Tel: 020 7271 0831

[1][Civil Service Commission request email] 

[2]http://civilservicecommission.independen... us: [3]@
CivServComm

We are committed to respecting your privacy and safety in collecting and
processing your personal data. For further information see: 
[4]http://civilservicecommission.independen...
[5]https://publicappointmentscommissioner.i...
[6]https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...
The Civil Service Commission Secretariat - including Acoba and OCPA - is
now working remotely in line with government health advice on COVID-19. We
will be operating as usual and contactable via our usual phone and email
channels. Please visit our respective websites for more information.

--

Civil Service Commission

G/08, 1 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2HQ

Tel: 020 7271 0831

[7][Civil Service Commission request email] 

[8]http://civilservicecommission.independen... us: [9]@
CivServComm

We are committed to respecting your privacy and safety in collecting and
processing your personal data. For further information see: 
[10]http://civilservicecommission.independen...
[11]https://publicappointmentscommissioner.i...
[12]https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...

References

Visible links
1. mailto:[Civil Service Commission request email]
2. http://civilservicecommission.independen...
3. https://mobile.twitter.com/CivServComm/
4. http://civilservicecommission.independen...
5. https://publicappointmentscommissioner.i...
6. https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...
7. mailto:[Civil Service Commission request email]
8. http://civilservicecommission.independen...
9. https://mobile.twitter.com/CivServComm/
10. http://civilservicecommission.independen...
11. https://publicappointmentscommissioner.i...
12. https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...