Sri Lanka Financial Sector Computer Security Incident Response Team (FinCSIRT), formally known as “BankCSIRT” established in 2014 as a project initiated by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL), Sri Lanka Bankers Association (SLBA) and Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (Sri Lanka CERT | CC). LankaClear Pvt Ltd, who operates the Sri Lankan Payment Network, was invited to host FinCSIRT as independent unit.
FinCSIRT is further holds the “Liaison Membership” of the Asian Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team and the First Asian Pacific FinCSIRT to be established. FINCSIRT is established as a centralized body (Not-for-Profit Organisation) to coordinate security efforts within the banking and financial sector, and as an entity steered and funded by the Banks, will have the prime responsibility and accountability towards them.
To ensure that the financial sector in Sri Lanka to be the most resilient in Asia against the rapidly increasing information security threats.
FinCSIRT currently offers various services to different parties, not limited to the following:
FinCSIRT currently offers the following services to the affore mentioned parties: