Regional Cyber Drill, 7th Edition



The ITU Arab Regional Cybersecurity Centre (ARCC) is organizing the 7th Arab Regional Cyber Drill-Applied Learning for Emergency Response Teams (ALERT) for the Arab Region. The cyber drill is dedicated for National Arab CERT’s, private CERT’s and critical sectors security operation centers. This year the drill is hosted by Oman CERT and will be conducted on 30th & 31st October 2019. The cyber drill aims to improve communication and reduce incident response time of participating teams while ensuring seamless collective effort in mitigating cyber threats among the region’s national Computer Incident Response Teams (CIRTs)

30th-31st October 2019


Regional Cyber Drill 2019

Eng. Badar Al Salehi

Director General - Oman National CERT & Head of ITU Regional Cybersecurity Center, Oman

Eng. Rouda Al Almir Ali

Programme Officer - ITU Regional Office for The Arab States, Egypt

Mr. Alessandro Ortalda

Regional Director, Arab Regional Office International Telecommunication Union, Oman

Mr. Ahmed Ashraf

Senior Security Consultant, Kaspersky

Mr. Marwan Ben Rached

Technical Officer Cybersecurity, ITU

Dr. Almerindo Graziano

CEO of Silensec


Official Host




Endorsed By


Supported By


Regional Cyber Drill Partners