2018 events


2018 ICT Expert Training program




Eg-CERT participated in the 2018 ICT Expert training program , National information security policy course that took place in South Korea on  29th  October 2018.






World Internet Connference 2018




EG-CERT participated in the 2018 World Internet Conference which was held on Nov 6, 2018 in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province.








EG-CERT participated in APCERT Cyber Drill 2018 .

APCERT completed its annual drill to test the response capability of leading Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRT) within the Asia Pacific economies.

The theme of this year’s APCERT Drill is “Data Breach via Malware on IoT”. This exercise reflects real incidents and issues that exist on the Internet. The scenario, for this year, simulated an attack on the medical sector where the initial compromised was followed with exfiltration of data and infection of IoT devices within the medical sector.

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 2017 events


FIRST-ITU Regional Symposium & Cyber Drill for Africa and Arab Regions 







EG-CERT participated in the FIRST-ITU Regional Symposium & Cyber Drill for Africa and Arab Region that took place in tanzania. 

The event took place from 16th –17th November 2017.

The event was be held in Dar Es Sala​am, at Bank of Tanzania Conference Centre, at the kind invitation of Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA). ​

The two first days are dedicated to two capacity building workshops tracks, the first one is on CIRT/CSIRT management and the second one on technical.
The third day is dedicated to FIRST-ITU symposium conference which is an open forum for ICT professionals and decision makers in government, industry, academia and NGOs to discuss their ideas for improving cybersecurity and resiliency for security in Arab and African regions.
The two last days are dedicated to the cyber drill exercises structured around various scenarios involving the most common types of cyber attacks .

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OIC-CERT Annual Conference 2017





EG-CERT participated in the OIC-CERT Annual Conference 2017 that took place in Azerbaijan.

The event took place on 6 – 9 November 2017

The event was hosted by the Azerbaijan Government CERT (CERT.GOV.AZ) in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The Annual Conference is a continuous initiative by the OIC-CERT which EG-CERT is one of the active members in this Organization .The OIC-CERT roll is to enhance cyber security and raising awareness through international cooperation among the members and other information security organizations. This event also offers possible partnerships and collaboration pertaining to cyber security in order to maintain resiliency in the cyber space. It also provides an information sharing platform on cyber security issues, enhancement of members’ effectiveness and efficiency through the improvement of the technical and administrative capabilities in incident handling, and a channel to discuss strategic directions and future challenges.

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6th Regional Cybersecurity Summit 2017 






EG-CERT participated in the 6th regional Cybersecurity Summit 2017 that took place in Oman.

The event took place on 20-21st November 2017, and was held at the Sheraton Hotel, Oman.

This two day summit was scheduled on the 20th& 21st November 2017 in Muscat, Oman and presented all the participants with an excellent opportunity to network with peers, share divergent viewpoints as well as identify internationally renowned cyber security solutions that can be used to totally eradicate cyber-attacks

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Arab Security Cyber Wargames




EG-CERT participated in the Arab Security Cyber Wargames.Arab Security Cyber Wargames Championship is an interactive cyber security challenge that immerses participants in a simulated cyber-attack scenario, such as gaining or preventing access to a computer system or exploiting and defending a vulnerability in a system or an application.

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Arab Security Conference