Cyber Drill is conducted to simulate the participants from the national Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) or incident response teams to various scenarios based on case studies and real-life situations, which provides them with an opportunity to test their skills and knowledge in responding to such attacks.
The objective of this Cyber Drill is to enhance communication, teamwork, and participating teams’ incident response capabilities to ensure continued collective efforts against cyber threats through the CIRT of the region. The Cyber Drill will be preceded by a different sessions provided by sponsors in the First day covers a variety of notable topics in addressing computer emergency response matters.
Exercises such as National Drill are essential for increasing readiness and for promoting awareness, public confidence and highlighting areas for improvement and all exercises should design to improve the nation’s readiness to address Cyber risks as one team.
The National cyber drill will be a 3-days event consisting of participants coming from various critical sectors including (Finance, Telecommunication, Energy, Government, Transportation, Aviation and Health amongst others, Banks, etc.).
The aim of Cyber drill is simulate the latest cyber security incidents, based on scenarios from real Cyber world incidents and threats by gathering a number of representatives (players), from a various cyber security division’s within government and critical national infrastructure sections, and expose them to cyber threats scenarios and how to mitigate and recover from when it accrues.