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Computer Emergency Response Team
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security, body (CERT) An organisation formed by DARPA in
November 1988 in response to the needs exhibited during the
Internet worm incident. The CERT charter is to work with
the Internet community to facilitate its response to
computer security events involving Internet hosts, to take
proactive steps to raise the community's awareness of computer
security issues and to conduct research targeted at improving
the security of existing systems. CERT products and services
include 24-hour technical assistance for responding to
computer security incidents, product vulnerability assistance,
technical documents and tutorials.