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Cyberdrill for Africa, 5-7 May 2015, Kigali, Rwanda​​​​


​International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT) are organizing the ITU-IMPACT ALERT (Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams), a three-day regional forum on cybersecurity for the Africa Region. One and half day dedicated to a series of presentations on current cybersecurity issues, and the following one and half day will see a cyber exercise consisting of cyberattack simulations in a controlled environment. 

The event will take place from 5th-7th May 2015 in Kigali, Rwanda, at the kind invitation of the Rwanda Development Board  (RDB).

In line with the collaboration between ITU and FIRST, FIRST is pleased to support applications for FIRST membership from participants of ITU cyber drill exercises. See flyer for more information.​



The purpose of the cyberdrill is to enhance the communication and incident response capabilities of the participating teams as well as to ensure a continued collective effort in mitigating cyber threats among the region's national Computer Incident Response Teams (CIRTs).
The cyberdrill exercise is structured around various scenarios involving the most common types of cyberattacks while the sharing sessions provides a platform for cooperation and discussions on cybersecurity.

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