Number of cryptoware attacks

keith taynton made this Freedom of Information request to Hampshire Police and Crime Panel

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Please state how many times software files have been encrypted by "cryptoware" or ransomware that infects a machine and encrypts files.

State how many times you have paid ransoms to unencrypt the files

State the total cost of these ransoms, if any

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Dear Mr Taynton

Further to your email below, please find attached Hampshire County Council's response to your request which was sent to you on 4 February 2016. This was sent to the email address given in the original request. Both the response and the request showing the email address given are attached.

Yours sincerely
Amanda Godridge

Amanda Godridge
Senior Information Governance Officer
Corporate Services – Policy/Governance
Hampshire County Council The Castle
Winchester
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