Innovation at SURF is a process in which an idea develops into a new service by following a series of consecutive stages. Innovation projects are part of the SURF vision.
Proof of concept
Coordination for (cyber) crises
Policy for the management of major (cyber) crises.
Research into link between DNS monitoring and SURFmailfilter.
Internet of Things
Research into IoT security.
Privacy by design
Guidelines for privacy by design.
Guidelines to enable the legal prosecution of DDoS attackers.
Testing of hardware security modules.
Development of additional tools for SURFcert.
Frameworks for standards
Further development and tooling for frameworks for standards.
Participation in communities
Support for smaller institutions participating in communities.
Cybersave Yourself materials
Further development of campaign materials.
Domain name system security and DNS monitoring.
Organisation of crisis exercises.
Network segment for research.
Tool for assessing the information security of institutions.
SURF incident response team.
Awareness raising campaign on cyber security.
E-mail filter against viruses, spam and phishing.
Delivery of affordable SSL/TLS server certificates, personal certificates and code signing certificates.
VPN service for encrypted access to internet and institution services.
(SURF) Community for Information Security and Privacy officers.
(SURFnet) Community of Incident Response Teams.
Registering domain names and moving and managing DNS.