IT spend should drive cyber security improvements: ASPI report

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated August 19 2020 - 3:03am, first published August 18 2020 - 2:00pm

The federal government should leverage its multibillion-dollar IT spend to drive improvements to the nation's cyber security, a defence think tank says in a new report.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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