Sub-Regional OAS and .cr Cybersecurity Symposium

From March 31 to April 4, as part of the efforts of NIC Costa Rica in conjunction with the Inter-American Committee against Terrorism (CICTE) of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Ministry of Science, Technology and Telecommunications (MICITT ) and the Department of Computer Crimes of the Judicial Investigations Agency (OIJ), it was held for the second time in Costa Rica the Subregional Symposium on Cyber ??Security in order to instruct technical leaders, police, judges and attorneys in the country.

This symposium was divided into three components: Forensic, Executive and Legislative. Some of the treated subjects were those related to Security over technological infrastructure, such as network security, ethical hacking, fight against cybercrime, international standards, and the use of EnCase (tools for computer forensics) among others.

The course was developed by experts from Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) from Mexico, the Justice Department of the United States of America, The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) and the Inter-American Committee against Terrorism (CICTE) of the Organization of American States (OAS).