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Oceania Cyber Securtiy Centre (OCSC)

Partner description: Based in Melbourne, Australia the Oceania Cyber Security Centre (OCSC) is a not-for-profit collaboration of eight Victorian Universities with substantial support from the Victorian Government. The centre provides a ‘front door’ to collaborative opportunities with over 120+ experts from a broad spectrum of disciplines in the cybersecurity field – from deep technical expertise through to strategy, policy and law.As a not-for-profit academic research centre, the OCSC is focused on building, sharing and applying knowledge through collaborative research, development, training and capacity building efforts. We do this by working with local and international partners from industry, government, non-government and academic sectors.The OCSC is the regional research and deployment partner of the Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre (GCSCC) at the University of Oxford for the Cybersecurity Capacity Maturity Model for nations (CMM), conducting national cybersecurity capacity assessments and related research in the Pacific. As of June 2019, OCSC and partners have deployed the CMM to: Samoa; Tonga; Vanuatu; and Papua New Guinea.
GFCE Partner since: 29-5-2019
Participates in the following GFCE groups & initiatives: Working Group A