List of Ransomware Attacks Against Schools in 2021

Allan Liska filed this request with the Maryland Department of Education of Maryland.

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From: Allan Liska

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Maryland Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

A list of all schools or school districts in Maryland that have been victims of ransomware attacks in 2021 through July 31st. If possible, I'd like the school/district name, date of attack and the ransomware strain involved.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Allan Liska

From: Maryland Department of Education

Good morning Mr. Liska,

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has received your
Maryland Public Information Act (MPIA) request dated August 5, 2021, in
which you requested certain records under the Maryland Public Information
Act, Md. Code Ann., General Provisions (Gen. Prov.) ยง 4-101 et seq.

Thank you,
Kelly Manley

Kelly Manley, PIA Management Associate

Office of Communications

Maryland State Department of Education

200 W. Baltimore Street

Baltimore, Maryland 21201 <>

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