This document describes SI-CERT in accordance with RFC 2350.
Version 2.1, published on 12 December 2014.
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SI-CERT: Slovenian Computer Emergency Response Team (English name)
SI-CERT: Slovenski odzivni center za omrežne incidente (Slovenian name)
ARNES, p.p. 7
+386 1 479 88 22
+386 1 479 88 23
SI-CERT uses PGP for digital signatures and to receive encrypted information. The key is available on PGP/GPG keyservers and at http://www.cert.si/fileadmin/dokumenti/si-cert/si-cert-pgp.asc. Information about the key:
Gorazd Božič is the Team Manager of SI-CERT. A full list of other members of SI-CERT is not publicly available. Team members will identify themselves to the reporting party with their full name in an official communication regarding an incident.
General information about SI-CERT in English language is available athttp://www.cert.si/en/. Information in Slovenian language including SI-CERT news and bulletins is available at http://www.cert.si/.
The preferred method of contacting SI-CERT is via e-mail at cert(at)cert.si. Office hours for SI-CERT are between 8:00 and 16:00 on working days. During office hours, SI-CERT staff is available via telephone. Outside office hours team member on duty regularly checks for reports directed to the mentioned e-mail address.
SI-CERT offers assistance in computer and network security incident handling and provides incident coordination functions for all incidents involving systems and networks located in Slovenia. In various ways SI-CERT helps raising awareness on issues of network and information security and provides advisories and alerts to the general public.
SI-CERT is the Slovenian national CERT and its constituency includes all networks and users located in Slovenia.
SI-CERT operates within the Academic and Research Network of Slovenia (ARNES), which is a not-for-profit public institution funded by the Directorate of Information Society, Ministry of Education, Science and Sports.
SI-CERT operates with the authority of ARNES as its parent organization. SI-CERT strives to maintain active cooperation and partnerships with all Slovenian ISPs, law-enforcement bodies and other stakeholders in the field of network and information security.
Pursuant to resolution 38600-3/2009/21 of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia dated 8 April 2010 SI-CERT undertakes the duties of the response centre for incidents in state and public administration systems (Government CERT).
Electronic Communications Act (Ur. l. št. 109/2012) in Article 81 defines SI-CERT as the national contact point for incident handling in electronic networks.
SI-CERT handles various types of security incidents that occur on network equipment or are performed using IP-based networks located in Slovenia. The level of support depends on the type of the incident and the severity as determined by SI-CERT staff.
SI-CERT treats all information included in the correspondence as confidential. Information will only be disclosed to other parties involved in the investigation of the reported incident. In such events any identifiable information that is not crucial to the investigation by the party involved will be anonymised.
SI-CERT discloses information to other bodies only in accordance with applicable Slovenian legislation when presented with a court order.
The preferred method of communication is via e-mail. When the content is deemed sensitive enough or requires authentication, SI-CERT PGP key is used for signing e-mail messages. All sensitive communication to SI-CERT should be encrypted by the team’s PGP key. Alternative methods can be agreed on over the phone.
SI-CERT will assist anyone within the constituency in handling the technical and organizational aspects of incidents. In particular, it will provide assistance or advice with respect to the following aspects of incident management:
Reports are normaly sent to the e-mail address email@example.com, but can also be reported via the on-line form located at:
https://www.varninainternetu.si/prijavi-prevaro/ (in Slovenian language only).
While every precaution will be taken in the preparation of information, notifications and alerts, SI-CERT assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions, or for damages resulting from the use of the information contained within.