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.

Operational Security Training: DDoS attacks

The next GEANT training module of the Operational Security Training is coming up, containing 4 sessions which will take place from 8th to 17th of February 2021. This training module covers DDoS attacks. The most common attacks will be presented with ways how to detect...

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New year and time for a new EGI CSIRT F2F meeting

The first EGI CSIRT virtual F2F meeting in the year 2021 will take place from 25th to 26th of January. The usual topics on the schedule will be software vulnerability handling, security policy making and past security incidents debriefing. We will also focus on the...

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