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AISA Annual Awards 2023 Finalists

Posted on 25/09/2023
Our judging panel were thrilled with the high calibre of nominations for 2023. Congratulations to all nominees. Our 2023 Cyber Security Award finalists are listed below. Member voting is now open and will close at midnight on 1 October 2023.


What next after resilience? Wisdom from AISA CyberCon2022

Posted on 1/09/2023
NZSM correspondent Jennie Vickers attended CyberCon Melbourne in October 2022, gaining wisdom from some of the most inspirational speakers on the planet. She shares her takeaways from the Australian Information Security Association’s flagship event.


AISA endorsed as DGR – Providing opportunities and building a safer nation

Posted on 4/07/2023
The Australian Information Security Association (AISA) has established the AISA Foundation Scholarship Fund. This fund has been endorsed as a deductible gift recipient (DGR)


Australian Cyber Conference 2023

Posted on 26/06/2023
Australian Cyber Conference - Melbourne 2023



Posted on 20/06/2023
secureGOV is AISA’s exciting new annual journal of record for government which chronicles the changing threat climate that faces Australia’s government agencies at the federal, state and local government levels


An Update on the ACSP Program

Posted on 4/06/2023
The AISA Board of Directors has made a decision regarding AISA’s continued participation in the Australian Cyber Security Professionalisation (ACSP) program led by AustCyber.


Budget 2023-24: Cyber Security

Posted on 10/05/2023
Read how the federal budget will impact the cyber security industry


RSA Conference is bringing its RSAC CISO Boot Camp to Australian Cyber Conference Melbourne

Posted on 1/05/2023
RSAC CISO Boot Camp is an invitation-only gathering of CISOs and those on the path to becoming CISOs from a broad set of organisations around the globe.


Privacy Act Review Report 2022 Submission

Posted on 11/04/2023
AISA was pleased to submit a response to the Privacy Act Review Report 2022 in collaboration with the Australian Cyber Law Institute (ACLI).


Australian Cyber Conference Melbourne Highlights 2022

Posted on 30/03/2023
Watch the highlights of CyberCon Melbourne 2022


AISA call for Speakers for CyberCon Melbourne 2023

Posted on 29/03/2023
AISA is calling for speakers to present at our Australian Cyber Conference Melbourne, 17-19 October 2023.


Howard enters China cyber fray

Posted on 22/03/2023
Former PM John Howard might not seem like obvious talent to open Australia’s most prominent cybersecurity conference, but sometimes it takes the older generation to let the nation’s digital guardians know where there is still real work to be done.


O’Neil demands APS be a cyber exemplar

Posted on 21/03/2023
Minister for home affairs and cyber security Clare O’Neil has put the public sector on notice that she expects the government to be an exemplar for good when it comes to defeating and mitigating cyber threats facing citizens.


Business sector needs to find $10 billion a year for cyber security

Posted on 21/03/2023
Increases in cyber related incidents and changes to Federal Government requirements will see businesses in Australia needing to find $10 billion a year for cyber security measures.


‘A lot more could be done’: Cyber conference to address threats

Posted on 20/03/2023
Damien Manuel, Australian Information Security Association (AISA) Board Chair, tells Sky News that in terms of cybersecurity, there’s “a lot more that could be done” to address threats.

Australian Cyber Conference Melbourne 2023