Ransomware in UK Hospitals

Rebecca Moody made this Freedom of Information request to The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as part of a batch sent to 222 authorities

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The request was successful.

Dear The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,

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?

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

Yours faithfully,

Rebecca Moody

FOI (THE ROYAL ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Rebecca

Thank you for your FOI request. I apologise for the delay in acknowledging your request.

Please note that our reference number is #1838 and the response deadline is 8 November 2019.

Gillian

Gillian Synnott
PA to Chief Executive and Officer Manager
The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Bristol Road South, Birmingham, B31 2AP

Direct line: Tel: 0121 685 4005. Internal Ext 55305

e.mail: [email address]
Web: www.roh.nhs.uk. http://www.roh.nhs.uk

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FOI (THE ROYAL ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST), The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Rebecca

Please find attached our response to your FOI request.

Gillian

Gillian Synnott
PA to Chief Executive and Officer Manager
The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Bristol Road South, Birmingham, B31 2AP

Direct line: Tel: 0121 685 4005. Internal Ext 55305

e.mail: [email address]
Web: www.roh.nhs.uk. http://www.roh.nhs.uk

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