Rarenet runs joint activities that aim to improve coordinated response, education and advocacy in cyber security threats affecting civil society and activism online.


PEET is Rarenet’s encrypted coordination mailing list. The mailing list was funded the 5th of December in the Netherlands by the rapid response coordination group


The Civil society CERT, a Computer Emergency Readiness Team with special focus on civil society and activism online cases. CiviCERT is now listed as part of the Trusted Introducer (TI) Service that serves as clearinghouse for all security and incident response teams.


The Digital First Aid Kit aims to provide preliminary support for people facing the most common types of digital threats. The Kit offers a set of self-diagnostic tools for human rights defenders, bloggers, activists and journalists facing attacks themselves, as well as providing guidelines for digital first responders to assist a person under threat.