Request for information surrounding encryption and data protection

The request was refused by Ministry of Defence.

Dear Ministry of Defence,

I would like to request responses to the following questions please:

1. How many of your employees use a USB or other storage device at work, or when working remotely’?
2. How many of these devices are encrypted?
3. How many USB or other storage devices have been lost or stolen from your organisation in the past 2 years and 2019 to date? Can you list numbers per year please e.g. in 2017, 2018 and so far for 2019
4. How many laptops, mobile, or tablet devices have been lost or stolen from your organisation in the past 2 years and 2019 to date? Can you list numbers per year please e.g. in 2017, 2018 and so far for 2019
5. Does your organisation have a security policy in place that covers all mobile, storage and laptop devices?

Yours faithfully,

Alicia Broadest

correspondence@mod.ecase.gsi.gov.uk on behalf of Information Systems and Services Secretariat,

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Dear Ms Broadest,

Please find attached our response to your recent enquiry.

Regards

Information Systems and Services Secretariat