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OPNFV Security Group

A group dedicated to improve OPNFV security through architecture, documentation, code review, upstream inter-work with other groups, vulnerability management and security research.

Provide an ‘umbrella’ group to encourage development of security centric functions within the OPNFV eco-system.

Effectively handle vulnerability and threats in a co-ordinated manner.

OPNFV eco-system

List of some major components in OPNFV eco-system and link to the security advisory, CVE-list, etc.

Key Project Facts

Project Creation Date: Jan 22, 2015
Lifecycle State: Approved
Project Lead:Luke Hinds (Red Hat)
Jira Project Name: OPNFV Security group
Jira Project Prefix: opnfv-sec


OPNFV Security Group Processes

OPNFV Security Vulnerability Management (OSVM)

Secure Coding Guidelines

Security Projects

The OPNFV platform hosts the following security projects


Ensure the existing Audit framework for the critical components in OPNFV are extensive enough and compliant to industry standards and foreseeable business use cases.

OPNFV Security Guide

Guide to securing the OPNFV platform.

Other security projects within the OPNFV


Moon aims at designing and developing a security management system for OPNFV. We can create security managers to protect different layers of the NFV infrastructure, and choose various security project mechanisms “a la cart” to enforcement related security managers

Project Work Areas

Internal Security Policies


Upstream Standards

Research Projects

Member Structure

Meeting Details

Meeting Times Every Wednesday at 14:00pm UTC

IRC #opnfv-sec

* Note, we only meet on IRC. Conference bridges can be set up for specific topics.

Meeting Info & Log

Security Related News/blogs