We are pleased to acknowledge the following organizations for supporting Trace Labs:


Offensive Security: Offensive Security have defined the standard of excellence in penetration testing training. Elite security instructors teach their intense training scenarios and exceptional course material. The same expert security professionals that designed Kali Linux developed their courses. These professionals leverage their own real-world penetration testing experience to ensure an unwavering focus on the practical applicability of course materials.


Hack The Box: Hack The Box is an online platform allowing you to test your penetration testing skills and exchange ideas and methodologies with thousands of people in the security field. 


HunchlyThe Only Web Capture Tool Designed For Online Investigations
Never Forget to Screenshot Again. Hunchly automatically collects, documents, and annotates every web page you visit.

Telstra: Telstra is an Australian telecommunications company which builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other products and services.

FifthDomain: Fifth Domain is a specialist cyber security education and training company tackling the global cyber security skills shortage. Their cyber education and training platforms deliver high speed, on demand and customisable learning environments with just a browser.

Commonwealth Bank: The Commonwealth Bank of Australia is an Australian multinational bank with businesses across New Zealand, Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom

Australian Information Security Association: As a nationally recognised not-for-profit organisation and charity, the Australian Information Security Association (AISA) champions the development of a robust information security sector by building the capacity of professionals in Australia and advancing the cyber security and safety of the Australian public as well as businesses and governments in Australia. 

University of New South Wales: The University of New South Wales (UNSW; branded as UNSW Sydney) is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington.


Spiderfoot: SpiderFoot is a reconnaissance tool that automatically queries over 100 public data sources (OSINT) to gather intelligence on IP addresses, domain names, e-mail addresses, names and more. You simply specify the target you want to investigate, pick which modules to enable and then SpiderFoot will collect data to build up an understanding of all the entities and how they relate to each other.

Security Compass: Security Compass is a software security company that offers professional advisory services, training, and SD Elements, a first-of-its-kind policy to procedure platform. We help to eliminate security vulnerabilities in mission-critical applications, so that regulatory and compliance standards are easily met.

Ernst & Young Ernst & Young (EY), is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, England, United Kingdom. EY provides advisory, assurance, tax and transaction services that help solve our client’s toughest challenges and build a better working world for all.

Vault Cloud: Vault Cloud is Australia’s Secure, Sovereign, Hyperscale Cloud. They have architected and automated the delivery of Australian Government security controls to create one of the world’s most secure clouds. Agile, flexible and hyperscale, theyenable organisations to deploy services faster and more securely.

Ionize: Ionize was established in 2008, and has been servicing clients both within Australia and overseas ever since. Their focus is on providing honest advice to their clients, maintaining the integrity of their work, while building and giving back to the information security community.

Worldstack: Worldstack solves a problem. They have built machine learning platforms to augment their Analysts in unearthing data from the surface, deep, and dark web. They follow the threads to create insight and present opportunities and mitigate risks.

Penten: Penten is an Australian-based cyber security company focused on innovation in secure mobility and applied AI (artificial intelligence).

Cybermerc: Cybermerc was established as an R&D company focusing on Active Cyber Defence (ACD) solutions.  The founders have long careers using honeypots and deception techniques in cyber crime fighting and cyber intelligence production.  They deliver training out of our cyber range in Canberra, leveraging 0-day malware samples to show interactions with real cyber actors inside our honeynets.  Their coursework is constantly changing to reflect real-world actor tradecraft and emerging threats.

Police Bank: Police Bank is a mutual financial institution servicing the wider Police Community, offering products & services for every stage of life, from Savings & Transaction Accounts to Home Loans & Insurance.

Canberra Convention Bureau: Canberra Convention Bureau is the peak body responsible for attracting conferences and meetings to the Canberra region.