The Sirtfi Working Group will send survey invitations to appropriate contacts for each federated entity registered in eduGAIN metadata on or about May 3, 2021. The survey will be open between May 3, 2021 and May 28, 2021. The survey itself is at:
To aid recipients in validating the email invitation, note that the invitation will be sent by Tom Barton <email@example.com> to the list firstname.lastname@example.org and will be digitally signed by certificate serial number 72:BC:F1:C9:B6:10:D5:AD:E6:3E:03:5C:22:D4:45:F5, SHA-256 fingerprint 22:88:F8:88:50:D4:CA:84:C7:EF:FD:58:E3:98:E0:7F:17:B1:5E:A9:BA:CC:1A:62:5E:A5:99:50:0F:FE:C9:47
The SIRTFI group is looking at processes for expressing security incident handling requirements as an assurance profile for federations and other requirements needed to effectively deploy and enhance incident response processes for FIM. This wiki page details information relating to that work.
The work of this group has been divided into three main phases:
Develop the SIRTFI Trust Framework specification, which defines basic security incident response capabilities to which member organizations can self-assert compliance.
This initial draft is intended to be a simplified framework that lays the groundwork for how such an approach should be defined. Significant effort will be needed to understand how this might be deployed in the existing R&E FIM environment.
Sirtfi v1.0 approved by the REFEDS steering committee and published.
Metadata extensions confirmed Guide for Federation Participants
Sirtfi added to IANA assurance profiles registry. https://www.iana.org/assignments/loa-profiles/loa-profiles.xhtml
Establish the means by which member organisations in all R&E federations can indicate their compliance with the SIRTFI Trust Framework, how they can be contacted to participate in a coordinated response to a federated security incident.
Define the roles and responsibilities of the various parties in managing federated security incidents, information sharing guidelines, tools, procedures, and templates.
Keep table top testing as not complete in the work plan until we can figure out how we'll know it's complete!
Metadata Guide for Federation Participants
Moodle training course for Sirtfi developed under AARC
Two annual table top exercises
GN4-2 will support tools for maintaining security contacts and monitoring adherence.
Survey and analysis of tool usage are in IR Communication Tools folder within the Sirtfi WG folder. The WG concluded that it is unrealistic to expect IR teams already using such tools within their domains to switch or use additional tools.
The Sirtfi+ Registry concept was developed and pilot implementation occurred through the Geant incubator task. Interest in this work by its sponsors waned.
The eduGAIN Security Incident Response Handbook was developed in partnership with the eduGAIN Security Team.
Several incident response templates were developed. These have been suggested as starting points for use by the eduGAIN Security Team.
Establish the means for proactive notification of an account compromise when it can be expected to produce a substantial impact to an at-risk SP organisation.
Sirtfi version 2.
IETF security events work was reviewed. Comparison to MISP became apparent. There is slow movement in several countries to broaden MISP deployment for conveying IoCs between organizations, driven by their security communities. Interim conclusion is that if the WG should undertake some action, it should be to reinforce the MISP uptake.
Sirtfi adoption survey is being developed to gather data to take into account in developing version 2.
Struck "Develop tools to help IdPs identify accounts that have been used to access specified SPs." as being unrealistic and of low value.
Mailing list archive: https://www.terena.org/mail-archives/sirtfi/threads.html. has been migrated to https://lists.refeds.org/sympa/info/sirtfi. Join the SIRTFI list at: https://lists.refeds.org/sympa/info/sirtfi.
Technical Training Wiki: SIRTFI Home
Security Contact Metadata Extension: Security Contact Metadata Extension Schema
Sirtfi Home Page (Public Facing): https://refeds.org/sirtfi
Google WG folder: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/13EhgPxzLy4U6FMP_cVDaIbqju40hOhUR
- https://refeds.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Sirtfi-1.0.pdf The published version of Sirtfi 1.0
- http://goo.gl/2xnf2G is the old working document for the framework on Google Docs.
- Proposed workplan.
- Sirtfi Normative Description: https://refeds.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Sirtfi-certification-v1.0.pdf
- GN4 Sirtfi Interview Survey Report
- SIRTFI+ Registry Requirements
- IR Handbook Consultation response.xlsx
- eduGAIN Security Incident Response Handbook v1.0
- Act-Inform diagram
SIRTFI has been presented at the following events:
- FIM4R BoF at TNC2014.
- REFEDS, October 2014.
- FIM4R, CERN, February 2015.
- TechEx, Cleveland, October 2015
- FIM4R, EWTI, December 2015
- Kantara, Working Group Special meeting, April 2016
- Internet2 Webinar, May 2016
- TF-CSIRT, May 2016
- AARC Meeting, Incident Response, May 2016
- SWITCH ICT Focus, November 2016
- IAMOnline Europe, March 2017
- WISE, March 2017
- TNC17, May 2017
- DeIC Conference, September 2017
- TNC18, June 2018
- REFEDS @ TechEX, October 2018
- HOW19, March 2019
Face to Face Meetings:
- 8th June 2014 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
- Morning of 31st October 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
- 17 June 2015, informal gathering during TNC 2015
- 6 October 2015, informal gathering during TechEx
- 28 September 2016, ACAMP Session
- 22nd February 2017, TIIME Workshop Session
- 1st October 2014 at 16.30 CEST via Skype.
- 29th January 2015 via Skype.
- 14th December 2015 via Vidyo, Consultation Feedback and Changes
- 25th January 2016 via Vidyo
- 18th April 2016 via Vidyo SIRTFI
- 6th July 2016 via Vidyo SIRTFI
- 9th August 2016 via Vidyo SIRTFI
- 2nd November 2016 via Vidyo Sirtfi Normative Description Consultation Followup
- 9th Feb 2017 via Vidyo SIRTFI
- 12th of July 2017 via Vidyo SIRTFI
- 7th of August 2017 via Vidyo Sirtfi Call August 2017.pdf
- 2nd of October 2017 via Vidyo Sirtfi Call September 2017
- 4th of December 2017 via Vidyo Notes Sirtfi Call December 4th 16_00.pdf
- 29th of January 2018 via Bluejeans Sirtfi Registry Call 29_01_2018.pdf
- 14th of April 2018 via Bluejeans 20180412 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 28th April 2018 via Zoom 20180426 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 10th May 2018 via Zoom 20180510 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 24th May 2018 via Zoom 20180524 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 7th June 2018 via Zoom 20180607 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 21st June 2018 via Zoom 20180621 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 5th July 2018 via Zoom 20180705 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 2nd August 2018 via Zoom 20180802 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 16th August 2018 via Zoom 20180816 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 30th August 2018 via Zoom 20180830 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 27th September 2018 via Zoom 20180927 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 11th October 2018 via Zoom 20181011 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 25th October 2018 via Zoom 20181025 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 8th November 2018 via Zoom 20181108 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 6th December 2018 via Zoom 20181206 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 20th December 2018 via Zoom 20181220 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 17th January 2019 via Zoom 20190117 Sirtfi WG call notes.pdf
- 31 January 2019 via Zoom 20190131 Sirtfi call notes.pdf
- 28 February 2019 via Zoom 20190228 Sirtfi call notes .pdf
- 14 March 2019 via Zoom Sirtfi call notes 20190314.pdf
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- 11 April 2019 via Zoom 20190411 Sirtfi call notes.pdf
- 25 April 2019 via Zoom 20190425 Sirtfi call notes.pdf
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Training Material/Outreach Inventory:
Benefits of Sirtfi
Steps to follow
Logo (to act as a trust mark on compliant sites)
Sirtfi Framework Doc
PDF on Web Page
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