Secure Communications With AusCERT

If you wish to send sensitive incident or vulnerability information to AusCERT staff by electronic mail, we recommend that the e-mail be encrypted.

AusCERT currently uses PGP to digitally sign all official outgoing electronic mail. The PGP system is being used because it is currently the most widely deployed signature system available. This is our preferred method although we are happy to accommodate other methods if appropriate.

The AusCERT PGP Public Key can be obtained from:


If you require further confirmation, contact AusCERT to confirm the key fingerprint over the phone.

Website Bug Reporting

To report any security problems with the website, please contact with a description of the problem.