EGI-InSPIRE:Sa1 2013-03-05

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Progress of SA1 issues

Nothing new to report.


SA1.1 Activity Management


  • EGI Operations meeting, chaired and agenda preparation
  • Federated cloud taskforce
  • GGUS Advisory board


  • Developing GLUE2 cloud extension - in progress
  • Discussion with security groups about an extended user suspension policy, to be shared with WLCG
  • Fedcloud testbed information system maintenance
  • Follow up of a problem with StoRM frontend which may prevent the upgrade to EMI-2

SA1.2 Security

2-week report as D Kelsey was on leave last week

  • SVG - monthly meeting held
  • CSIRT monthly team meeting held
  • SVG - 4 advisories issued following new software releases
  • SVG - 1 new vulnerability reported, affected small number of sites ( Software not in UMD). Provider fixed and contacted sites using their software. IRTF sees this as sufficient therefore closed without SVG advisory to all sites.
  • Presentation at OMB on Central CSIRT user banning/emergency suspension
  • SSC-NGI - supporting and preparing for first NGI run
  • Another local root vulnerability has been investigated, but not found to be a major problem for our infrastructure - it does not affect RHEL5/6-type of distributions.
  • Finalised CSIRT plans for 2013 - and presented them at OMB
  • Work on posters and talk for EGI CF
  • Planning for training at ISGC 2013
  • First draft of compromised certificate handling procedure produced

SA1.3 Staged rollout

SA1.3 Integration

Nothing new to report.

SA1.4 Central tools

  • New release of GGUS deployed (
  • Preparation & participation in JRA1 meeting (all teams)
  • EMI-1 probes:
    • turned all tests to CRITICAL on Saturday March 2nd
    • campaign officially started on Monday March 4th
    • added ARC-CE probe
    • discussion & improvement of DPM probe
    • call broadcasted to sites to add VOMS and ARGUS to GOCDB/Site-BDII
  • discussion about the new userDN probe continued, Accounting portal will prepare API by the end of the week

SA1.5 Accounting



SA1.6 Helpdesk

SA1.7 Support

Software Support

Network Support

SA1.8 Availability and core services