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As cyber security moves to the top of global political, scholarly and commercial agendas, UNSW Canberra Cyber provides world-class, cutting-edge, long-term, international thought-leadership in cyber security through research, education and external engagement.

The Centre builds on close working relationships with both domestic and international industry and government,
including UNSW's unique half-century relationship with Defence. UNSW's existing and emerging research strengths
are enhanced through UNSW Canberra Cyber in five broad research areas:

  • computer and network security
  • risk management
  • international politics and ethics
  • law
  • big data analytics for security


UNSW Canberra Cyber combines expertise from a range of relevant communities: political, cyber industry, defence, academic,
individual and organizational users, and media.

The Centre brings together researchers from across UNSW, including:

  • UNSW Canberra School of Engineering and Information Technology
  • UNSW School of Computer Science and Engineering, including the Cybersecurity and Privacy Laboratory
  • The Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research
  • UNSW Law School, and its Australian Human Rights Centre and Australasian Legal Information Institute
  • UNSW Canberra School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • UNSW Canberra School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences


UNSW Canberra Cyber is grateful to the following firms and organisations for their support: Australian Information Security Association, Australian Federal Police, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, Cisco, Codenomicon, Comdate,
Elbit Systems, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, (ISC)2, Northrop Grumman, NTT Communications, Nuix, RSA, Symantec, Tier-3 Huntsman, and TokenOne.

To discuss how you can support UNSW Canberra Cyber, please contact:

The UNSW Canberra Cyber Centre Manager

Telephone: 61+ (2) 6268 8350
Postal Address:
UNSW Canberra Cyber
UNSW Canberra
PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610