Information Technology Security Emergency Response Team, Nepal

Information Technology Security Emergency Response Team, Nepal [ITSERT-NP] is a forum for all ICT Security Professional, entrepreneurs and Organizations in Nepal. ITSERT-NP is non profitable and non political organization established in 2014 with main objectives of enhancing local and international cooperation on Information Security IT Security awareness to every level of personnel by organizing different level of programs on different base along with updated and suitable resources. The forum targets at the security of IT Sectors, by making active participation in all events. It aims at providing its members with an environment where their skill, expertise and professionalism can groom and mature so that they can be in better position. The primary objective of ITSERT-NP is to bring together the IT security professional of the country under a single umbrella and become their united voice and slogan as well. ITSERT-NP provide the services of incident response and incident handling to its members and other organizations and people who really need for it and request to ITSERT-NP.

Our Objectives

ITSERT-Nepal seeks to perform multiple actions to accomplish the security issues and challenges that may arise in the information arena. The team is suited to act in the emergency and respond the issue effectively. We are in a ready-to-act state to accomplish the incidents that may be a threat to the ICT culture. We , in the case of responding to the approaches whoever made to us, aim the following actions as our major objectives of the organization :

 respond effectively when Information Technology incident occur in any organization which is critical for them.

recover organization from Information Technology incidents rapidly.

propose mitigation and response strategies from such types of incident.

establish the relationship with other national and international computer and information technology incident response team and share the response strategies.

draft and propose the IT security policy to the organization whoever needs it.

provide training related to IT security in time to time.

organize various awareness program to specific organization and people of Nepal related to the Information Technology Security and incident handling.

identify vulnerable areas of the organization

perform vulnerability assessment and incident direction

circulate new threats related to the IT Security to the different organization.

co-ordinate and co-operate Government of Nepal related with the IT security and incident handling.