Tanzania Computer Emergency Response Team (TZ-CERT) is mandated to raise awareness and enhance technical capacity in the area of cybersecurity.
Between 20th to 30th July 2020, TZ-CERT carried out technical capacity building programs to different constituents in the different cybersecurity domain. A total of twenty (20) ICT officers benefited from the program.
The program was tailored to address the technical aspects of cybersecurity, specifically focusing on ICT Systems Security. The objective of the training was to enhance the technical capacity of TZ-CERT Constituencies in responding to cybersecurity threats in their network infrastructure.
Some of the areas covered included, webservers security, mail servers security, secure authoritative DNS Servers, PGP for secure email communications, different techniques on defense against cyber-attacks, and practical sessions on how to perform vulnerability assessment and penetration testing on their networks.
Pictures below: Participants following up TZ-CERT ICT Systems Security session presented on 20th July 2020, at NAOT Conference Hall, Dodoma