EGI CSIRTComputer 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.
WHAT WE DO
- Prevention of security incidents (security monitoring, software vulnerability handling, risk assessment and mitigation)
- Incident response
- Security policy and procedures
- Security Trainings
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.
We are happy that Sven Gabriel, the EGI Security Officer, has been re-elected as a member of the Steering Committee of TF-CSIRT. TF-CSIRT plays a crucial role in building trust among security teams in Europe and worldwide, which is essential to establish and maintain...
Earlier this year, GÉANT created an “Operational network security” training programme for its members. In September the second sub-module took place entitled Client Privacy and Security. The module consisted of the following webinars: Web browsers Security and...