Academic Security SIG


Most academic security teams face similar problems, challenges and difficulties on regards to information security. However, currently there is no worldwide platform created specifically for academic security collaboration. The proposal of this new SIG is to create a new space for discussion in order to reflect on our collective experiences, focus on current challenges and envision strategies on how we could work together to improve security in academic environments, including Research & Education, NREN & University CERTs, and Infrastructures.

The SIG is aiming at:

Goals & Deliverables

In year one, the SIG will announce its existence in order to promote the new group and start discussions within the FIRST community, outline an initial action plan and schedule webinars for sharing knowledge, experiences and relevant information.

The main goals and deliverables for the first year are: