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 Security Operations Workshop in Amsterdam

The next workshop for the WLCG Security Operations Centre working group is due to take place at Nikhef from the 21st to 23rd October [1], following the HEPiX meeting the week before [2]. The mandate of this group is to develop reference security operations centre...

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TRANSITS-I courses in Amsterdam

TRANSITS-I courses will be organised in Amsterdam, from 24th to 25th of September 2019. They are intended for new CSIRT personnel and also for system administrators delivering services within EGI, EUDAT and EOSC who wish to gain a better understanding in the aspects...

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