GEMStat data portal and web services currently out of service

By 21 December 2021Data products

The GEMStat data portal and related web services have been taken offline as a precautionary measure due to a security vulnerability in a software package used by the underlying systems (CVE-2021-442228). We are currently investigating whether any of the systems have been compromised and will take any necessary actions to re-establish safe operations as soon as possible. The systems will likely remain offline until January 4th, 2022.

We will update this news as soon as we have new information. In the meantime, please contact the GEMS/Water Data Centre at for any inquiries and data requests.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

The GEMS/Water Data Centre