By improving awareness of all aspects of an organization's networks and devices, security professionals can help ensure the monitoring technologies they use do a better job, he says.
In an interview at the Infosecurity Europe 2014 conference in London, Best discusses:
- Using network situational awareness for asset inventory and management;
- Steps to take to enhance security audits for regulatory compliance.
Best is chief product officer at Lumeta Corp., where he oversees research, development, product management and marketing teams. Best has a product/technology background, with more than 25 years of experience in communications, networking and IT security businesses since starting his career at Bell Labs, the R&D arm of AT&T.