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.

WLCG SOC workshop took place in Amsterdam

The 4th WLCG SOC WG Workshop took place in Nikhef from 21-23 October 2019. This very successful workshop continued on from previous meetings and included status updates and discussion of the technical and social aspects of threat intelligence sharing, as well as a...

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This years autumn EGI CSIRT face-2-face meeting at CERN

Since the start of the EOSC-Hub project, EGI CSIRT and EUDAT Security have regularly held joint F2F meetings. For our most recent meeting, however, we were glad to also welcome security experts from Open Science Grid (OSG) - this also gave us the opportunity to...

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