CERT.GOV.AZ RFC 2350
1. Document Information
This document describes CERT.GOV.AZ in accordance with RFC 2350.
1.1 Date of Last Update
Version 1.3 published on 16.03.2020
1.2 Distribution List for Notifications
Notifications about changes in this document are spread through our mailing
1.3 Locations where this Document May Be Found
The current version of the given document is accessible through a CERT.GOV.AZ’ web site:
The last version of the document also can be received on demand on
2. Contact Information
2.1 Name of the Team
CERT.GOV.AZ: Azerbaijan Government CERT (eng).
CERT.GOV.AZ: Azərbaycan Dövlət KİMM (aze).
Special Communication & Information Security State Service of Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan Government CERT
Niyazi str, 23
2.3 Time Zone
2.4 Telephone Number
+994 12 435 28 25
2.5 Facsimile Number
+994 12 435 28 31
2.6 Other Telecommunication
2.8 Public Keys and Encryption Information
CERT.GOV.AZ uses PGP for digital signatures and to receive encrypted information. The key is available on PGP/GPG key servers (http://keyserver.pgp.com) and at https://www.cert.gov.az/cert-gov-az-pgp.asc.
Information about the key:
Key fingerprint = 9DB0 6BB5 58AF DBAC BA66 781E 29E2 BE0D 31A8 218B
Uid Info <>
2.9 Team Members
Tural Mammadov is the Chief of Azerbaijan Government CERT. A full list of other members is not publicly available.
2.10 Other Information
General information about CERT.GOV.AZ in English language is available at https://cert.gov.az/en/pages/2. Information in Azerbaijan language is available at https://cert.gov.az/az/pages/2.
2.11 Points of Customer Contact
The preferred method of contacting CERT.GOV.AZ is via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If for any reasons (for example, for safety reasons) use of e-mail is impossible, CERT.GOV.AZ is available by phone (during an operable time).
CERT.GOV.AZ operable time: from 09:00 till 18:00 in the working days.
Outside of an operable time the member of group regularly checks the mentioned e-mail address.
3.1 Mission Statement
CERT.GOV.AZ offers assistance in computer and network security incident handling and provides incident coordination functions for all incidents involving systems and networks located in state sector of Azerbaijan Republic.
Constituency of CERT.GOV.AZ – all networks and the users allocated in state sector of the Azerbaijan Republic.
3.3 Sponsorship and/or Affiliation
Parent organization for CERT.GOV.AZ is the Special Communication and Information Security State Service of the Azerbaijan Republic.
CERT.GOV.AZ operates with the authority delegated by Special Communication and Information Security State Service of the Azerbaijan Republic. The group has no powers to stop activity of this or that resource within the competence, but for the decision of corresponding questions reserves the right to itself for their transfer on consideration in corresponding law enforcement bodies.
4.1 Types of Incidents and Level of Support
CERT.GOV.AZ operates with following computer incidents. Support level depends on incident and its type and is determined by members of group.
4.2 Co-operation, Interaction and Disclosure of Information
CERT.GOV.AZ gives a guarantee to the suffered person about nondisclosure of the information, received during investigation of given incident, to the third party.
4.3 Communication and Authentication
Preferable method of communication is via e-mail. When the content is considered sensitive enough or demands authenticity check, CERT.GOV.AZ uses PGP key for signing e-mail messages. All sensitive communication to CERT.GOV.AZ should be encrypted by the team’s PGP key. Alternative methods can be agreed by phone.
5.1 Incident Response
CERT.GOV.AZ will assist system administrators in handling the technical and organizational aspects of incidents. In particular, it will provide assistance or advice with respect to the following aspects of incident management:
5.1.1. Incident Triage
5.1.2. Incident Coordination
5.1.3. Incident Resolution
5.2 Proactive Activities
6. Incident Reporting Forms
Incidents can be send via - ticketing system, e-mail and incident submit form (https://cert.gov.az/en/report).
While every precaution will be taken in the preparation of information, notifications and alerts, CERT.GOV.AZ assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions, or for damages resulting from the use of the information contained within.
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