Keeping networks secure

Brian Allen, WUSTL network security analyst, leads a discussion on network scanning Aug. 18 during a cyber security conference at the Charles F. Knight Executive Education & Conference Center. The conference — held Aug. 17-18 and sponsored by Internet 2, an advanced networking consortium — was hosted by WUSTL and brought together 40 security professionals from universities, businesses, government and law enforcement agencies. Topics included identifying and addressing critical cyber security research areas and emerging cyber security threats. For more information on network security at WUSTL, visit