Security Specialists

Cyber security is a broad discipline covering many operational areas, industries and technologies. We draw upon a range of skills and experience among our principals and associates to ensure appropriate, effective, and high quality services to our clients

Gary Gaskell

Gary is a highly regarded information security specialist serving the ICT industry for 23 years. He specialises in information and system security and business continuity risk management. He has published over 40 articles in Australia and internationally. He combines excellent communications and business analysis skills with a thorough mix of technical and managerial security controls. In 2013 he was recognised by the Australian Information Security Association as their “Information Security Professional of the Year".

 

            His career highlights include:

 

1.      Developed formal Internet and network security audit programs in 1997,

 2.      Defining the security architectures for Internet and telephone banking systems,

 3.      Designing and building the security for a classified Defence combat support system,

 4.      Developing both the technical and managerial security (ISMS) plans for new Queensland Police network with 600 sites shared by 3 different agencies,

 5.      Leading security and ASAE 3402 audit by the Queensland Audit Office since 2008.

 6.      Developing and monitoring pragmatic security plans for process control systems (SCADA),


Gary has held security roles with financial institutions, a university and a defence contractor. He has consulted to business and to Government since 1997. He brings this breadth of experience to bear in each consultancy project. He holds a research masters degree from QUT in the field of information security and two bachelors degrees (Electronic Systems & Computer Engineering and Information Technology). He is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP),  a Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Certified Professional by the Australian Computer Society (ACS-CP) who recently awarded Gary a fellow status member of the ACS. He is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).

 

Associates


Infosec Services partners with industry associates to provide the skills and experience to meet your requirements. All our associates are thoroughly vetted to meet the level of skills, experience, and professional conduct required by us and our discerning clientele.

Our specialists are members of professional bodies such as ISACA, ACS, AISA, CPA and are bound by the code of ethics of these organisations. All our staff are bound by non-disclosure agreements with us and this can be extended to clients on an individual basis as required.