The complainant requested information in relation to the number, nature, and effects of cyber-attacks on The Department for International Development (DfID). The department neither confirmed nor denied whether it held information within scope of the request, relying on the exclusion at section 31(3) FOIA. The Commissioner has concluded that DfID was not entitled to neither confirm nor deny whether it held information within scope of the first part of the request, but was entitled to neither confirm nor deny whether it held information within the scope of the second part of the request.
FOI 31: Complaint partly upheld
 UKICO fs50662675
England and Wales
Updated: 03 August 2022; Ref: scu.617574