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FIRST Security Reference Index
The below list features common reference points for security best practices. This is not meant to be a definitive list but rather a way to present best practice web sites that have been helpful to the FIRST community.
Note: The Security Reference Index is based on references submitted by FIRST members.
FIRST members are strongly encouraged to click here if they know of possible additions to this page.
Best Practices and Documentation
CERT Coordination Center
ThaiCERT Threat Group Cards
ENISA CSIRT Services
ENISA CSIRT Setting Up Guide
OWASP Guide to Building Secure Web Applications
Microsoft Security Guidance Center
NIST Guide on Computer Security Incident Handling
ENISA/CERT Polska - Proactive detection of incidents
ENISA Solutions for Improving Threat Data Exchange among CERTs
SANS Reading Room
ETSI Information Security: Key Performance Indicators
The NCS Guide 2021
Géant Best Practices for DDoS Mitigation Strategies
RFC 2350 - Expectations for Computer Security Incident Response
RFC 2196 - Site Security Handbook
RFC 2827 - Network Ingress Filtering
RFC 2504 - Users' Security Handbook
Malware Information Sharing Platform (MISP)
Collaborative Research Into Threats (CRITS)
Collective Intelligence Framework (CIF)
Google Rapid Response (GRR)
Autopsy and the Sleuth Kit
Organization of the Islamic Cooperation - CERTs
Global Forum on Cyber Expertise – CSIRT Maturity Initiative
OASIS Cyber Threat Intelligence
OECD Guidance for Improving the Comparability of Statistics Produced by Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRT)
IGF Best Practices Forum on Establishing Incident Response Teams for Internet Security
This is a collaborative effort from the FIRST community - moderated by Gavin Reid. Thanks for all the great suggestion and feedback.