Copyright and acknowledgements

.auCheck is the result of an international effort spearheaded by the initiative in the Netherlands and promoted through the Global Forum on Cyber Expertise. We also took inspiration from the MailCheck and WebCheck applications developed by the UK National Cyber Security Centre.

Australian internet community

.auCheck is indebted to the many stakeholders in the Australian internet community who have spared their time and share views and recommendations for the development of .auCheck. In particular, we like to extend our appreciation to Asia-Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC), Internet Society, the Australian Cyber Secuirty Centre and the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs. The content of .auCheck, however, remains fully our responsibility.

Open Source

.auCheck is built with the software code and complemented with additional open source tools. Except where otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license. The software source code of is published under the Apache License, version 2.0 on Github.

Name and logo

The name .auCheck and auCheck and the logo and designs are excluded from the above Creative Commons licensing and they belong to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute. When you would like to use our name and logo, please contact us to acquire consent.

Artwork and design

The artwork of .auCheck was created by IB.Creative, Indigenous Creative Agency, Canberra. When you like it, please visit their website at