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ACSC Challenges, Lessons Learned and Cyber Security Advice for Australian Businesses


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ACSC Challenges, Lessons Learned and Cyber Security Advice for Australian Businesses 
by Karl Hanmore 


  • What are the major lessons that ACSC has learned over its journey to building the Australian Government's public facing cyber centre of excellence?
  • What challenges are you anticipating to occur in the next 5 years?
  • What areas should Australian businesses be investing into cyber security to protect themselves (technology, people, MSSPs)?

About the speaker 

Mr Karl Hanmore was appointed to the role of First Assistant Director-General Cyber Security Services (CSS) at the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) at the Australian Signals Directorate in January 2019.

His role is responsible for leading the CSS Division of the ACSC providing advice, assistance and guidance to Australian Government, Australian industry and the general public. In this role he has responsibility for a wide range of capabilities ranging from incident response and threat intelligence through to international relationships and public messaging.

Key takeaways 

  • Raise awareness of current cyber threats 
  • Promote information sharing on cyber threats (security and transparency)
  • Ensuring ASD support for Engineer's Australia Cyber Engineering Community of Practice and alignment of delivery of cyber security outcomes
  • Promotion of ASD as an employer of choice for cyber security roles 

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