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IETF INCH Working Group Meeting

IETF INCH Working Group Meeting Presentation Slides for a meeting on August 5, 2004, in San Diego, CA., with speakers Ian Bryant and Yurie Ito.

Software Engineering Institute



Computer security incidents occur across administrative domains, often spanning different organizations and national borders. Therefore, the free exchange of incident information and statistics among involved parties and the responsible Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs) is crucial for both reactionary analysis of current intruder activity and proactive identification of trends that can lead to incident prevention.


The purpose of the Incident Handling (INCH) working group is to define a data format for exchanging security incident information used by a CSIRT.