Network Firewalls, Network Access Control , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development

Improving Network Visibility

Wallace Sann of ForeScout on Keeping Up With the Growth of Network-Connected Devices
Wallace Sann, vice president, global systems engineering, ForeScout

The explosion in the growth and diversity of devices linked to networks as a result of the internet of things and BYOD makes it more challenging to manage network security, says Wallace Sann of ForeScout.

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In a video interview at the recent Infosecurity Europe conference, Sann discusses:

  • The convergence of IT and OT;
  • The difficulty in identifying all devices on a network;
  • The impact of cloud computing on visibility issues.

Sann is vice president of global systems engineering at ForeScout.

About the Author

Mathew J. Schwartz

Mathew J. Schwartz

Executive Editor, DataBreachToday & Europe, ISMG

Schwartz is an award-winning journalist with two decades of experience in magazines, newspapers and electronic media. He has covered the information security and privacy sector throughout his career. Before joining Information Security Media Group in 2014, where he now serves as the executive editor, DataBreachToday and for European news coverage, Schwartz was the information security beat reporter for InformationWeek and a frequent contributor to DarkReading, among other publications. He lives in Scotland.

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