Decision details

Impact, Recovery and Lessons Learnt from the Cyber Attack in December 2021

Decision Maker: Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To note the impact of the cyber incident of December 2021 and the lessons learnt from the subsequent recovery.




(1)       the contents of the report on the cyber-attack are noted;


(2)       it is noted that the Council has learnt a number of lessons from the cyber-attack that occurred in December 2021 and that these will be monitored by the Council’s Information Governance Board to ensure they are embedded.


Report author: Iain Stark

Publication date: 07/12/2023

Date of decision: 06/12/2023

Decided at meeting: 06/12/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/12/2023

Accompanying Documents: