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We are the Computer Security and Incident Response Team (CSIRT) for the Janet network. Part of Jisc's Security Operations Centre, our mission is to safeguard the current and future network security of Janet (steering the security policies for all Janet connections) and of our customers, creating a secure environment to conduct your online activities. Our primary function is monitor and resolve any security incidents that occur on the Janet network, with specialists tracking a range of platforms, including Unix, Linux and Windows.

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Denial of service (DOS) attacks are comparatively rare amongst the types of security incidents that are reported to Janet. The majority of DOS attacks are unsophisticated and subsequently short-lived, causing only minor issues for us due to our network capacity.

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