• strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home6/cyberped/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 879.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home6/cyberped/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 25.
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Government Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (GFIRST)

GFIRST stands for The Government Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams. It is made up of a group of individuals who take part in both technical and tactical security response. The members of GFIRST are responsible for securing government information technology systems. GFIRST members work together to comprehend and handle security incidents. They also strive to be proactive and preventative in their security measures.GFIRST reaches a wide range of federal, state, and, local agencies. In addition, it works with defense, civilian, intelligence, and law enforcement agencies.As highlighted on its website, GFIRST is a peer group, and as such strives to provide its members with guidance, technical information, tools, and a methodology for dealing with technology systems. It also attempts to merge proactive behaviors and analytical support. Furthermore, GFIRST is working to better the quality of the technical products for the federal government and other agencies, and to increase the sharing and collaboration between the agencies. Lastly, GFIRST strives to improve the level of incident response operations.GFIRST holds an annual National Conference that invites members of the organization and others to attend and explore areas crucial to cyber security.

Source URL: 
http://www.us-cert.gov/federal/gfirst.html
http://www.us-cert.gov/GFIRST/