Joint Cyber Security Centre
Jul 1, 2019 - An international hacking exercise in Perth last week saw thirty top cyber security incident responders from ten Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) compete with their Australian counterparts to further strengthen regional cyber defences and cooperation.
May 6, 2019 - Our Joint Cyber Security Centre (JCSC) program brings together business and the research community along with state, territory and Australian Government agencies in an open and cooperative environment.
May 6, 2019 - The ACSC partnership program is open to wide range of industry, the research community, as well as to state, territory and Australian Government. We engage with partners across the whole of the Australian economy to increase their cyber resilience and to share situational awareness. Organisations who become ACSC partners can access timely alerts and advisories, rapidly share insights, and increasingly work together to solve common challenges.
Apr 1, 2019 - The ACSC Partnership Program is increasingly bringing industry, academia, law enforcement and government agencies together in collaborative workspaces, enabling information-sharing and network-hardening across the economy.
Mar 26, 2019 - The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has launched a nationwide program of cyber resilience and response activities for the electricity industry and for government agencies that have an energy and cyber security role.
Nov 23, 2018 - Today the Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne, officially opened the Adelaide Joint Cyber Security Centre (JCSC), as part of the Government’s $47 million commitment to collaborative cyber security solutions under the 2016 Cyber Security Strategy. The Adelaide Centre builds on the success of the JCSCs in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth by bringing together business and academia along with state, territory and Commonwealth agencies in an engaging and cooperative environment.
Oct 12, 2018 - The Melbourne Joint Cyber Security Centre (JCSC) hosted a two-hour seminar yesterday on Business Email Compromises (BECs), which many cyber security experts consider to be the major current cybercrime threat to business. The seminar provided information to small and medium business representatives, as these sectors are particularly targeted by cybercriminals who are perpetrating BECs. The JCSC worked with Small Business Victoria, the Victorian Small Business Commissioner and the ACCC's Consumer and Small Business Strategies Branch, to invite key Victorian business…
Aug 28, 2018 - The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) and Splunk are teaming up this week to host Australia’s largest ever cyber security challenge. Challenging their defensive skills, 350 cyber security analysts and engineers from industry, academia and government will test themselves using Splunk and other cyber security tools and techniques.
Jul 12, 2018 - Last week the Attorney-General, the Hon Christian Porter, officially opened the Perth Joint Cyber Security Centre (JCSC), the first centre of its kind to open in the West. The Head of the ACSC, Alastair MacGibbon, welcomed guests including the Chair of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security and Federal Member for Canning, WA, Mr Andrew Hastie MP, and senior representatives from across government, industry, academia and law enforcement. The Attorney-General spoke about the importance of government working with industry to help Australian organisations…
Jul 1, 2018 - Working from new purpose-built headquarters after its official launch in August, the ACSC and its network of Joint Cyber Security Centres (JCSCs) across the country are building on decades of quiet success by Australian agencies. The ACSC, part of the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD), demonstrates the Australian Government's commitment to cyber security in a world where new threats are always emerging.