Information Sharing Workshop

Venue: Kofi Annan Centre of Excellent

24 May, 2016





9:30am- 10:00 am

Welcome address





CERT-GH Presentation

Keynote Address and official Opening of Workshop

Solomon Richardson,  Infrastructure Head, NITA

Justice Darko, CTO Busy Internet

Roger Baah, IBM Ghana
Ben Eshun GARNET Executive Secretary

CERT-GH,  Eric Akumiah

Minister of Communications






CERT-GH Progress Report -May 2016

Minister’s Speech

10:05am- 10:30am

Incident Handling Overview


CERT /CC, Software Institute, Carnegie Mellon University (Remote)

Remote Presentation

10:30am – 11:00

Discussion on grouping and needs by each group

Eric Akumiah


11:00am -11:30am

Coffee Break



11:30am -12:00pm

Handling Alerts & Advisories – Feedback and process to request support from CERT-GH

Spilker Wiredu


CERT-GH Alerts Presentation -May 2016

12:00 – 12:45pm

Ghana Cybersecurity Information Sharing Partnership (GCISP)

-       Concept & Implementation

-       Information Sharing Traffic Light Protocol

-       Exchange Platform (GCIXP)

Eric Akumiah



12:45pm -1:15pm

Hands-on with GCIXP Portal

- Incident Handling

Spilker Wiredu

1:15pm- 2:00pm

Cryptography & Secure Communication

-       Concepts of Encryption & PKI

-       Creation of Key Pair

-       Send Messages using key

Mr. Luqman Mahama

Mr. Spilker Wiredu


CERT-GH PGP Presentation

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Key signing ceremony

Mr. Luqman Mahama


2:15  – 2:30pm