Computer Security Incident Response Team


EGI CSIRT coordinates operational security activities within the EGI Infrastructure to deliver a secure and stable infrastructure, giving scientists and researchers the protection and confidence they require to safely and effectively carry out their research.

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To report a security incident:

To report a software vulnerability:

  • or use this web form
    (don’t discuss on open forums)

Or contact us via email


  • Prevention of security incidents (security monitoring, software vulnerability handling, risk assessment and mitigation)
  • Incident response
  • Security policy and procedures
  • Security Trainings

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Keeping the EGI infrastructure secure requires an understanding of attack and defense techniques that goes beyond the average skill set of system administrators. Security training is vital to guarantee that local teams are able to use available information for a complete incident response. EGI CSIRT has a diverse catalogue of training modules, developed by the team or by partner institutions.

EGI CSIRT security recommendations and COVID-19

WORKING REMOTELY AND ACCESS TO EGI SERVICES   While EGI is designed to allow remote working, the covid-19 situation is not too different from the scenario during Christmas break, except that this will be standard for the time being. In addition videoconferencing...

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EGI CSIRT F2F meeting in Prague

The first EGI CSIRT F2F meeting in 2020 took place traditionally in Prague. Among many organisational and development topics, progress reports on our security tools and procedures, the development of a new training on network segmentation was started. A first run of...

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