CERT Mission: Anticipating and Solving the Nation’s Cybersecurity Challenges


CERT Division at a Glance

Software Engineering Institute

We were there for the first internet security incident and we’re still here more than 25 years later. Only now, we’ve expanded our expertise from incident response to a comprehensive, proactive approach to securing networked systems. The CERT Division is part of the Software Engineering Institute, which is based at Carnegie Mellon University. We are the world’s leading trusted authority dedicated to improving the security and resilience of computer systems and networks and are a national asset in the field of cybersecurity.

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Establishing Trust in the Wireless Emergency Alerts Service

How Risk Management Fits into Agile & DevOps in Government

In this podcast, Eileen Wrubel, technical lead for the SEI’s Agile-in-Government program leads a roundtable discussion into how Agile, DevOps, and the Risk Management Framework can work together. Podcast - 02/01/2018
Establishing Trust in the Wireless Emergency Alerts Service

5 Best Practices for Preventing and Responding to Insider Threat

Randy Trzeciak, technical manager of the CERT National Insider Threat Center, discusses five best practices for preventing and responding to insider threat. Podcast - 12/28/2017
Establishing Trust in the Wireless Emergency Alerts Service

Pharos Binary Static Analysis: An Update

Jeff Gennari discusses updates to the Pharos framework, which automates reverse engineering of malware analysis, including new tools, improvements, and bug fixes. Podcast - 12/12/2017