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.

This years autumn EGI CSIRT face-2-face meeting at CERN

Since the start of the EOSC-Hub project, EGI CSIRT and EUDAT Security have regularly held joint F2F meetings. For our most recent meeting, however, we were glad to also welcome security experts from Open Science Grid (OSG) - this also gave us the opportunity to...

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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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