Case Studies

Research with impact: Current projects

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Gamification Impact

A collaborative interactive game with the aim of raising awareness and encouraging critical thinking about preparing and responding to a ransomware attack.

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DECAAS: Cyber Deception as a Service

This project uses cutting-edge machine learning (ML) algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI) to deceive and trap intruders who make enter a system.

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CYBER COMMON OPERATING PICTURE (CCOP)

Our researchers are developing a dashboard for gathering, analysing and visualising cyber security data, to help executive leaders make swift and efficient decisions to protect their organisations.

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Research spotlight: Cyber Deviance in Adolescents

Cyber deviance is a modern concept brought to the fore by the rise of the internet. Hence, little historical research to deduce its causation exists. But this is changing.

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SMART SHIELD: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ANTI-PHISHING SYSTEM

Smart Shield is an anti-phishing solution that uses advanced machine learning algorithms to examine and learn from phishing emails and malicious websites, enabling greater detection of advanced phishing attempts.

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MENTAL HEALTH APPS: PRIVACY RISKS

Thousands of mental health apps are now on the market, offering cost-effective and easily accessible support services. However, while these apps serve an important purpose, many are also putting the privacy of users at risk and could be improved.

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PERSONAL INFORMATION FACTOR: A tool to tell if and how to share your datasets

The Personal Information Factor (PIF) Tool measures the risk associated with releasing a dataset, proposing recommendations for sharing data that pivot around privacy considerations.

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COVIDSAFE App

To help combat the spread of COVID-19, the Federal Government led the development of the COVIDSafe app.

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Smart deployment of IoT at smart airports: Making smart airports safer

In the future, smart devices connected to the internet will enable airline passengers to move seamlessly through Australian airports.

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Making future defence bases safer and smarter

'Smart' bases, that operate using a series of interconnected devices the operate autonomously of satellites, will be vital defence resources in the future.

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Cyber threat visualisation dashboards for business

To keep their companies safe, boards and executives need to understand complex data about cyber security.

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Deception as a service

Organisations sometimes use decoy files to lure and catch malicious actors.

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Threat hunting in critical infrastructure

Australia's critical infrastructure is increasingly connected to and reliant on the internet, making it more vulnerable to cyber threats.

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Automatic tracking of access privileges

Staff in large organisations often need standing authorisations to access sensitive information.

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Real time system patching

Many software patches are so significant they can only be applied when IT systems are not functioning, disrupting users and adding cost for businesses.

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Detecting Anomalies in Key Management Systems

Large scale enterprise networks often use enterprise key management (EKM) platforms for unified management of encryption keys.

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Development of Australian Cyber Criteria Assessment

This project promotes Common Criteria among stakeholders in IT security products related to specification, development, evaluation, certification and approval, procurement and deployment.

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COVID-19 Working From Home

COVID-19 has changed the way people work. At a rapid pace, both in Australia and overseas, many organisations have shifted to a work-from-home workforce.

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