US-CERT


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US-CERTUnited States Computer Emergency Readiness Team
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NCC works with both US-CERT and ICS-CERT to monitor and resolve issues impacting cyber and communications during an emergency.
As one of many precautions, US-CERT advised users to use a different web browser.
The US-CERT will begin as a partnership between the National Cyber Security Division (NCSD) within DHS and Carnegie Mellon's CERT/CC.
US-CERT s advisory said, This vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild, and exploited code is publicly available, saying further, We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
The new vulnerability described in the US-CERT advisory is an enhanced cache poisoning attack that allows an attacker to insert false records into unprotected DNS servers, and hijack users to counterfeit sites.
It works closely with US-CERT, the cybersecurity coordinating body that works with the US Department of Homeland Security's Cyber Security Division, itself headed up by former Symantec executive Amit Yoran.
The event, affiliated with US-CERT, provides a forum for information security professionals and government officials to discuss cyber security trends and incident response strategies employed by government agencies, law enforcement, private sector and academia.
US-CERT, a DHS organization, which leads efforts to improve the nation's cybersecurity posture, coordinate cyber information sharing, and proactively manage cyber risks to the nation.
The conference is hosted by the Government Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (GFIRST), in cooperation with US-CERT (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team).