List of Ransomware Attacks Against Schools in 2021

Allan Liska filed this request with the South Carolina Department of Education of South Carolina.
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From: Allan Liska

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the South Carolina Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

A list of all schools or school districts in South Carolina 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 15 business days, as the statute requires.


Allan Liska

From: South Carolina Department of Education

Good afternoon,

The South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) received your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request dated August 20, 2021. Please note, the SCDE did not receive a FOIA request from you on August 4, 2021.

The SCDE has reviewed its files and determined that there are no responsive records related to your request. As we have responded under the FOIA within the timelines required and provided you with notice that there are no records, we consider your FOIA request to have been completed. The request is now closed.

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FOIA Officer
South Carolina Department of Education


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