Categories: #cybersecurity , #education. The breaches of the Australian National University (ANU) in 2018 and 2019 were the trigger for increased government activity around Cyber Security in the education sector. The target was the Enterprise Systems Domain which houses financial and HR data amongst other information. ANU was not able to ascertain how much data or specifically which fields might have been accessed, nor to determine the source of the attack. However, given the attackers demonstrated a significant level of sophistication, the attacks were tagged as nation state.