Forskningsnet•CERT receives notifications from persons who have been exposed to a security incident connected to Forskningsnettet.
It could be an attack on computers connected to Forskningsnettet or an attack originating from Forskningsnettet against others.
Forskningsnet•CERT acts as an intermediate and advisor in such cases.
The Incident Response service includes technical support in the handling of security related incidents, suggestions for solutions to the problems and warning against similar incidents to others that risk being exposed to the same incident. The parties' wish for anonymity and confidentiality is taken into consideration.
When an institution connected to Forskningsnettet is exposed to a seciurity incident it can be reported to Forskningsnet•CERT.