SANS SEC524: Cloud Security Fundamentals course.
As an initiative to equip organizations to keep their technology infrastructure secure, ictQATAR – Q-CERT cordially invites IT professionals in Qatar to register for SANS SEC524: Cloud Security Fundamentals course.
National Cyber Security Drill
Q-CERT organized and hosted the 1st National Cyber Security Drill [STAR-1], the national cyber security drill which is the first of its kind in the region was a success due to the participation and support of around 25 critical infrastructures in the activities. The one-day exercise took place in ictQATAR (The Ministry of Information and Communication technologies) , Doha, on December 14th and featured a scenario of several cyber security incidents in a simulated environment that escalated and tested national level coordination procedures.
For more information please read STAR-1 drill fact sheet (HERE).
Launch of new Q-CERT Website (Soft-Launch)
Body:Q-CERT is pleased to announce the "soft-launch" of its new website, a huge effort on part of Q-CERT Team over the past few months while going live with the new look.
Apart from online services like reporting an incident, the new website boasts of added functionalities such as "Requests for services" based on the service catalog, a comprehensive library of information security material (Best Practices, Standards, Legislations from across the world) etc.
As we go forward we will continue adding new functionalities such as an Arabic interface. Stay Tuned and follow our success ....
Q-CERT Team will announce about these new features and enhancements as they become available through our media channels such as the website, newsletter, twitter etc...
We hope that visitors to our website and our stakeholders will appreciate the new look and the services that it offers.
We hope and trust that our endeavor to bring value addition to our website by offering new services through our website and making it content rich will strike a chord amongst our stakeholders and we are sure that they will find it immensely useful in achieving their information security objectives.
We look forward to make this site more useful to you and to our community in Qatar, the citizens, residents, government and semi government organizations and the critical sector organizations.
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