Working Groups

Working Groups


The Active Cyber Defence Alliance (ACDA) operates working groups to address challenges to the adoption of active cyber defence. These groups are resourced by the efforts of members.


Responsible for the governance of the ACDA. Co-ordinate and resources the activities of the Alliance working group public discourse on Active Cyber Defence (ACD). 


Responsible for the ACDA contribution to public policy. Responds to legislative reform initiatives and public inquiries relevant to cyber defence. 


Works to extend existing and emerging and security standards frameworks to incorporate appropriate active cyber defence measures. Supports other ACDA working groups with specialist advice.

Proof of Concept (POC) 

Recruits public and private sector entities to undertake Active Cyber Defence POCs to create awareness and demonstrate the value/effectiveness of Active Cyber Defence.