Dr. Jason Smith

Technical Director, CERT Australia

Jason Smith is the Technical Director of CERT Australia, Australia’s national computer emergency response team. In this role he leads a team of technical experts responsible for providing advice and assistance to owners and operators of systems of national interest so they can better prevent, detect and respond to an increasingly hostile cyber-environment. Before joining CERT Australia in 2009, Smith spent the previous decade working as a Cybersecurity Researcher and Consultant, providing services and advice on information infrastructure protection to government and critical infrastructure utilities.