Media and Resources

Stay up-to-date with all the news and views from the CSCRC.

12/10/2021

Cyber insurance driving ransomware threat, says CSCRC

While cyber insurance can play a positive role in uplifting cyber security, the payment of ransoms by insurers should be banned, according to a new Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CSCRC) policy paper.

11/10/2021

Underwritten or Oversold? How cyber insurance can hinder (or help) cyber security in Australia

This policy paper explores a number of issues related cyber insurance, with a focus on how it can hinder and help cyber security uplift across the Australian economy.

24/8/2021

PJCLE inquiry into law enforcement capabilities in relation to child exploitation

The CSCRC’s response to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Law Enforcement’s inquiry into law enforcement capabilities in relation to child exploitation.

13/7/2021

Exfiltrate, encrypt, extort: The global rise of ransomware and Australia’s policy options

This ASPI policy brief by the CSCRC’s Rachael Falk and Anne-Louise Brown explores how policy levers and incentivisation can help in Australia’s fight against the scourge of ransomware.

6/5/2021

Game-Changing Data Privacy Tool to Shore Up Secure Data Sharing

A new online privacy tool will help Australian organisations assess the risk of data theft and help ensure targeted and effective cyber security protections are implemented.

22/3/2021

Cyber-Enabled Extremism in Australia

CSCRC CEO Rachael Falk discusses the key role in the internet and international links play in fostering terrorism and radicalisation in Australia.

12/2/2021

PJCIS Review of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018

The CSCRC’s response to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security regarding its Review of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018.

12/2/2021

PJCIS Review of the Surveillance Legislation Amendment (Identify and Disrupt) Bill 2020

The CSCRC’s response to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security’s Review of the Surveillance Legislation Amendment (Identify and Disrupt) Bill 2020.