IDCARE is Australia and New Zealand’s national identity
and cyber support service.
Protecting people online
Based at USC Sunshine Coast, IDCARE’s National Case Management Centre provides free education, awareness and practical support to members of the community who have concerns about their identity or related cyber security.
Specialist identity and cyber security counsellors
Since 2014, IDCARE has responded to over 30,000 contacts from individuals who have experienced telephone scams, phishing attacks, hacking of online accounts, ransomware or computer viruses, stolen ID or credentials, travel visa scams and more.
Expert guidance and support
IDCARE founder and Managing Director Professor David Lacey is a Professor of Cyber Security at USC and a former executive director of the Australian Crime Commission.
The IDCARE support team includes several USC graduates, and USC students recently worked with IDCARE to develop an online Cyber First Aid Kit.
For more information visit IDCARE.