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.

Joint F2F meeting in Prague

A joint face to face meeting of the EGI CSIRT / EGI-ACE T7.5 / EOSC-Future T7.5 activities was held between 16th-18th January in Prague. This very productive meeting focused both on current work and on the future development of these activities in the coming years,...

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Successful security workshop in Edinburgh

On the 11th of January, members of EGI CSIRT delivered a lively and well-received security workshop for the IRIS digital research infrastructure in the UK. This workshop focused on security architecture and risk management, building on work on materials from the...

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