Alerts & Warnings
In the event of an ongoing or imminent computer security
incident, or in case of significant events related to
vulnerabilities and cyber threats, Banca d’italia’s CERT
promptly circulates to its constituency an advisory
containing information useful for the response.
Banca d’Italia’s CERT circulates information about the
evolution of cyber threats and defense techniques, enabling
its constituency to improve protection levels, thereby
preventing possible incidents and/or reducing their impact.
Banca d’Italia’s CERT is responsible for coordinating the
response to significant cyber security incidents, including
connected investigative activities and support to its
Intelligence & Digital Forensic Analysis
Banca d’Italia’s CERT collects, analyzes and exchanges
information with qualified national and international
parties, in order to increase situational awareness on cyber
threats to which the Institute is exposed, to prevent cyber
security incidents and to reduce reaction times in the event
of an attack.
Cyber Threat Intelligence
Banca d’Italia’s CERT analyzes, interprets and
contextualizes rough data obtained from internal and
external sources with the aim of profiling attackers in
terms of motivation, opportunities and capabilities. This
"intelligence" information is useful to anticipate and
prevent potential cyber attacks against the Institute.
Banca d’Italia’s CERT analyzes malicious code and digital
“traces” of a cyber attack in order to understand the nature
and dynamics of the event and to develop more effective
prevention and response strategies.
Banca d’Italia’s CERT participates in exercises and simulations
of computer attacks, both internally and with other national
and international parties.
Banca d’Italia’s CERT promotes awareness-raising actions in
favour of its constituency, encouraging effective behaviors
to prevent cyber incidents.