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.

Security training at EGI conference 2022

Members of the EGI CSIRT led a lively, well-attended security workshop on the last day of the EGI Conference. The workshop covered risk management and vulnerability risk assessment, security architecture, and threat intelligence, security operations centres and...

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Security talks at EGI Conference

The upcoming EGI Conference, which will take place in Prague from 20th to 23rd of September 2022, will offer various security talks. On Wednesday David Crooks will give a talk on Collaborative Operational Security, David Kelsey on Building trust for research and...

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