List of Ransomware Attacks Against Schools in 2021

Allan Liska filed this request with the Department of Education of New Jersey.
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From: Allan Liska

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

A list of all schools or school districts in New Jersey 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 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Allan Liska

From: Department of Education

Mr. Liska,

The Department of Education does not make or maintain records responsive to your request. Accordingly, the request is denied. A receipt indicating same, and that your request has been closed, is attached.

Jeannette Larkins
Records Custodian
New Jersey Department of Education
100 Riverview Plaza, Trenton, NJ - 08625

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