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 meeting in Lyon

From 23rd to 24th of May 2022, IN2P3 computing centre in Lyon will host the next EGI CSIRT F2F meeting, where we will discuss our operational tasks, prepare the content for the upcoming trainings and verify our security procedures and policies. Other security topics...

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IT forensics for System Administrators

GEANT will deliver another online training programme IT Forensics for System Administrators - Part 2, which consists of 5 sessions and will run from 27th of April to 30th of May 2022. The registration is open: One of the sessions,...

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