ITU, in collaboration with IMPACT, is helping countries to establish their National Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), which serves as a national focus point for coordinating cybersecurity incident response to cyber attacks in the country. The objective of the CIRT Assessment is to define the readiness to implement a national CIRT.
ITU-IMPACT has to date completed CIRT assessments for over 50 countries.
Africa: Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, DR Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Americas: Barbados, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Grenada, Honduras, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago.
Arab region: Lebanon, Sudan.
Asia & Pacific: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Maldives, Nepal, Vietnam.
Europe & CIS: Albania, Armenia, Cyprus, Macedonia, Monaco, Montenegro, Serbia.
CIRT Assessments in progress for 2 countries: Ethiopia, Republic of Congo.