Our programs

Joint Cyber Security Centres

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. What our JCSCs provide We provide partners with access to … read more

Our online portals

We provide information through two online portals to enable access and sharing of information about information security matters. One is available to members of our ACSC partnership program. The second, OnSecure, is for: Australian Government ICT and cyber … read more

Become an ACSC partner

We partner with owners and operators of critical infrastructure and other systems of national interest, as well as some businesses that contribute to, or provide services to, these organisations, to increase their cyber resilience. What ACSC partnerships … read more

National exercise program

Through our national exercise program, we help validate and strengthen Australia’s nationwide cyber security arrangements. Every organisation should have an incident response plan in place and regularly review and test it, to ensure an effective response … read more

Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP)

The Information Security Registered Assessors Program (IRAP) ensures government agencies can access high-quality information and communications technology (ICT) assessment services. What the IRAP program does IRAP provides the framework to endorse individuals … read more

Evaluated Products List (EPL)

The Evaluated Products List (EPL) is the definitive list of certified information and communications technology (ICT) products for use by Australian and New Zealand government agencies in the protection of government information, as required by the Information … read more

Government requests for evaluation of an ICT product

Australian and New Zealand government agencies can ask us to evaluate an ICT product (hardware or software) for evaluation up to EAL2 where we haven’t yet approved a Protection Profile for the relevant technology. To request an evaluation, fill out the … read more

Industry requests for an evaluation of an ICT product

Only Australian and New Zealand government agencies can ask us to evaluate an ICT product. If you are an industry consultant or a product developer and your product evaluated, use the following checklist: Step 1 Research the types of evaluations we offer. … read more

JCSC News

JCSC News Catch-up on the latest JCSC news in our newsletter. April 2018 JCSC Newsletter - April 2018.pdf JCSC Newsletter - April 2018.docx February 2018 JCSC Newsletter - February 2018.pdf JCSC Newsletter - February 2018.docx December 2017 JCSC Newsletter - … read more

ICT product security evaluations

We undertake formal independent assessment of ICT security products (both hardware and software) to make sure they meet our standards. What our evaluations provide Our Evaluated Products List (EPL) provides a list of ICT products that we have assessed so you … read more

AISEP service providers: AISEFs

An Australasian Information Security Evaluation Facility (AISEF) is a commercial facility we have licenced to perform Australasian Information Security Evaluation Program (AISEP) evaluations, and has been accredited by the National Association of Testing … read more

Australasian Information Security Evaluation Program (AISEP)

The Australasian Information Security Evaluation Program (AISEP) evaluates and certifies ICT products for use in Australian and New Zealand government agencies to protect official information and communications systems. The results of successful evaluations … read more