2017 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor


Ionize is an Australian owned and operated information security company that delivers real security results to government, commercial and academic sectors. Our highly skilled and experienced team are dedicated to making a positive difference to our clients and our community. Learn more by visiting http://www.ionize.com.au/

Diamond Sponsor

Datacom TSS

Datacom TSS is a specialist information security company founded by former Australian Government technical intelligence and security specialists.
Datacom TSS mitigates and minimises risks posed by sophisticated adversaries, be that state-sponsored actors, issue-motivated groups or rogue private contractors. In the Australian market, Datacom TSS' knowledge of the cyber threat landscape is unparalleled.
For more information please see http://www.datacomtss.com.au/

Saturday Night Party Sponsor


SANS NetWars is a suite of hands-on, interactive learning scenarios that enable information security professionals to develop and master the real-world, in-depth skills they need to excel in their field. NetWars participants learn computer attacks and defences in an internet-based cyber range while working through various challenge levels, all hands-on, with a focus on mastering the skills information security professionals can use in their jobs every day.

Badge & Gold Sponsor


Over the last decade, our consultants have delivered a broad range of engagements across a spectrum of users within Australia, particularly Government, Financial Services, Retail, IT, Health, Entertainment and Not-For Profit. Find out more at http://privasec.com.au/

Gold Sponsors


Elttam strives to provide simple, approachable and quality-driven IT security services to their customers. They are a dedicated team of security professionals with decades of experience. They believe that security should be customised and tailored to your needs. First they listen, then design and offer a solution that's right for you. The Elttam team contributes to the community by performing research and development - they regularly publish materials, present at industry events, organise security seminars and sit on program review committees of respected conferences. Visit https://www.elttam.com.au/


Assurance is a specialist consultancy based in Melbourne, Australia.
Assurance provides the following services:
  • Penetration testing (ethical hacking), security reviews, compliance and audit services including high-value / critical infrastructure
  • The design, installation and management of secure mobility / wireless solutions
  • Linux, UNIX-like systems, network and security advice and consulting


Protega delivers world-class security consultancy and services for our customers with cyber security and regulatory compliance challenges. We offer flexible and adaptive solutions to help customers fully assess their environment, mitigate technology risks, and ultimately help protect their company and grow safely.
Find out more at https://www.protegatech.com/


The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD, formerly DSD) is an intelligence agency in the Australian Government Department of Defence, with its headquarters in Canberra.
Find out more at http://asd.gov.au/


HackLabs is a Security Consulting Company specialising in Penetration Testing. We perform testing for our clients who are from all around the world. Find out more at https://www.hacklabs.com/

Insomnia Security

Insomnia Security is a New Zealand based company dedicated to providing highly specialised information security consultancy services to customers.

Find out more at https://www.insomniasec.com


The gold standard in penetration testing since 2003. Uncover hidden vulnerabilities and secure your applications and network with our comprehensive penetration testing service and reports. Find out more at https://www.shearwater.com.au/penetration-testing/

ZX Security

ZX Security works with your business to identify and assess the security of your systems and people. Our team of penetration testers differentiates themselves by leaving no stone unturned. Find out more at https://www.zxsecurity.co.nz/

Silver Sponsors

UNSW Canberra

Through our experience in education and our achievements in research, we excel in teaching undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral research. Find out more at https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/

Northrop Grumman Australia

Northrop Grumman is a leading global provider and integrator of complex, advanced and rapidly adapting information technology, cybersecurity, mobility and optimised services and solutions. Our Australian based Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions (CIMS) Division offers end-to-end development, deployment and integration of full-spectrum cyber capabilities and enterprise ground system solutions. Our capabilities encompass all levels of innovation and integration of ICT services and solutions including research and design, engineering, architecture, maintenance, modification, in-service monitoring, reliability, planning, training, purchasing and supply. Find out more at http://www.northropgrumman.com/m5/

Bronze Sponsors


Cordelta’s security team is highly experienced and proficient in the protection of assets, both digital and physical. We understand the needs of organisations and can deliver security services in a manner that supports, rather than hinders, business functions. Read more at http://www.cordelta.com/our-services/security/

Alcorn Group

Alcorn Group is a leading security consultancy uniquely positioned to provide trusted, agile and responsive services. Alcorn Group pioneers a new dynamic service model that is responsive to the agile demands and rapid pace of today’s business realities. Read more at https://alcorngroup.com/


Utilize the collective creativity of tens of thousands of hackers to test your applications. Find out more at https://bugcrowd.com/

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