Cert-IST (Computer Emergency Response Team - Industry, Service and Tertiary) is a not for profit association, which goal is to provide to its adherents risk prevention services and assistance for incident handling. As a centre for alert and reaction to computer attacks dedicated to major international companies, Cert-IST is recognized by its peers at national and international levels. It is a member of FIRST, and actively collaborates with others CERTs, in France, Europe and worldwide.
Principal activites are measures for risk prevention and incident handling.
Cert-IST associative mode guarantees its independence towards editors. It works for the community by sharing resources and experience. Cert-IST perenniality is ensured by its members. The member confidence in the Cert-IST is strenghtened daily by :
Cert-IST commits itself to provide rated information in the best delays to qualified persons.
Cert-IST Knowledge Base is listed in the CVE compatible products and services page.
Cert-IST vulnerability Knowledge Base uses the CVE and CVSS international standards. Cert-IST is also a key participant of the EISPP European project, to define a common format for security advisories.