EDU-CERT will assist system administrators of MARWAN connected institutions in handling the technical and organizational aspects of incidents. In particular, it will provide assistance and advice with respect to the following aspects of incident management:
Incident Triage: investigating whether indeed an incident occured and determining the extent of the incident.
Incident Coordination: determining the initial cause of the incident (vulnerability exploited), facilitating contact with other sites which may be involved, making reports to other CSIRTs.
Incident Resolution: Assure that security incidents are handled properly by the affected organisations, Ask for feedback, propose appropriate procedures.
Proactive security: advisory service, maintain a database of networks, sites and security contacts, mailing lists for security information, regular tutorials on security topics, network scans.