Stephen has extensive expertise in network security design and architecture, security operations and education. He has spent his career designing, delivering and supporting large scale network security platforms for organisations including CITEC, Education Queensland, Super Retail Group, Layer 127 and Cisco Systems. Holding a Bachelor in Information Systems and many industry certifications, Stephen has a passion for understanding, implementing, exploring and teaching others about all facets of cyber security with a strong focus relating to the disciplines found within tactical roles of the Cyber Security Industry.
In addition to teaching, Stephen also holds the role of the Cyber Security Operations Team Leader at USC's Institute for Cyber Investigations and Forensics.
- Device and Network Security
- Network Forensics
Stephen Best's specialist areas of knowledge include network and device security, network forensics, network engineering, cyber security, cyber forensics, project management