UmU-CSIRT RFC 2350 Profile


This document complies with RFC 2350.

1.1. Date of Last Update

This is version 1.2 as of November 23, 2017.

1.2. Distribution List for Notifications

This profile is kept up-to-date in the location specified in section 1.3. E-mail notification of updates are sent to UmU IRT management and investigators.
Please send any questions about updates to the UmU IRT team e-mail address:

1.3. Locations where this Document May Be Found

The current version of this profile is available at


2.1. Name of the Team

Full name: Umeå University Incident Response Team.
Short name: UmU IRT

2.2. Addresses

2.2.1 Mail address
IT-stöd och systemutveckling (ITS)
S-901 87 UMEÅ, Sweden

2.2.2 Visiting address
IT-stöd och systemutveckling (ITS)
Campustorget 5
Umeå, Sweden

2.3. Time Zone

Central European Time, CET, UTC+1 

Central European Summer Time, CEST, UTC+2 in summer time (last Sunday of March to last Sunday of October)

2.4. Telephone Number

UmU IRT's telephone number: +46 90 786 77 67

2.5. Facsimile Number

Not applicable.

2.6. Other Telecommunication

Not applicable.

2.7. Electronic Mail Address

Please send incident reports that relate to Umeå University, including copyright issues, spam and abuse to Non-incident related mail should be addressed to

2.8. Public Keys and Encryption Information

Please encrypt any sensitive e-mail with the UmU IRT PGP key with:

PGP keyid 0x6CCBB03C and
PGP fingerprint 793A 2CF5 32F4 DDB2 092F BDEA 703A 9036 6CCB B03C
and send it to

Please sign messages using a key that is verifiable using the public keyservers.
Because all UmU IRT investigators can read mail encrypted with the key, individuals can use it if they cannot find a key for a specific UmU IRT team member.

2.9. Team Members

No public information is provided about UmU IRT team members.

2.10. Other Information

Further information about the UmU IRT can be found at
UmU IRT is accredited by the Trusted Introducer (TI) for CSIRTs in Europe and has been registred as "TI Listed CSIRT" since 20 June 2017; see for details.

2.11. Points of Customer Contact

The preferred method for contacting UmU IRT is e-mail.

For general inquiries, please send e-mail to:

For abuse or security issues, please use

In an emergency, contact UmU IRT on +46 90 786 77 67

UmU IRT's hours of operation are generally restricted to regular business hours, or 08:00 to 16:30 Monday to Friday except public holidays.


3.1. Mission Statement

The UmU IRT's mission is to prevent, detect and resolve IT security incidents related to Umeå University.

For the world, UmU IRT is the Umeå University interface with regards to IT security incidents response.

All IT security incidents (including abuse) related to Umeå University can be reported to UmU IRT.

3.2. Constituency

Umeå University with all its organizations, employees and networks. UmU IRT corresponding AS-numbers are:

3.3. Sponsoring Organisation / Affiliation

UmU IRT operates with the authority delegated by the Umeå University CSO.

3.4. Authority

UmU IRT operates under the supervision of the Umeå University management.

UmU IRT coordinates security incidents on behalf of Umeå University. 

UmU IRT is expected to make operational recommendations or take operational actions in the course of its work in the interest of the IT Security at Umeå University.


4.1. Types of Incidents and Level of Support

All incidents are considered normal priority.

4.2. Co-operation, Interaction, and Disclosure of Information

All incoming information is handled confidentially by UmU IRT and in accordance with Swedish Law.

When reporting an incident of sensitive nature, please state so explicitly by using an appropriate label in the Subject field (for example, SENSITIVE, EMERGENCY, etc.) and if possible, use encryption as well.

UmU IRT supports the Information Sharing Traffic Light Protocol (ISTLP; see; information that arrives with the tags WHITE, GREEN, AMBER, or RED will be handled appropriately.

4.3. Communication and Authentication

See section 2.8; usage of PGP in all cases where sensitive information is involved is highly recommended.


5.1. Incident Response (Triage, Coordination, and Resolution)

UmU IRT can assist system administrators in handling the technical and organizational aspects of computer security incidents.


Not available; please report using e-mail. When reporting an incident of sensitive nature use encrypted e-mail.




Mattias Wallmark