Press Releases

December 15, 2014
ForeScout and OPSWAT Sponsor Webinar on Advanced Compliance Enforcement for Healthcare

Learn how OPSWAT GEARS and ForeScout CounterACT™ can help healthcare organizations enforce compliance regulations to avoid costly breaches and associated penalties.

December 9, 2014
ForeScout and OPSWAT Collaborate to Provide Advanced Endpoint Compliance Enforcement

OPSWAT joins ForeScout ControlFabric partner ecosystem

December 3, 2014
ForeScout Sponsors Webinar on “Managing Risk and Protecting Information Assets: Experiences from the UK Public Sector and Healthcare Industry”

ForeScout Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of pervasive network security solutions for Global 2000 enterprises and government organizations, announced that Phil Gibson, chair, PSN industry association and director, Avoca Associates; Bruce Wright, connectivity technician consultant at South East CSU and Jan Hof, director of international marketing at ForeScout, will participate in a new webinar entitled “Managing Risk and Protecting Information Assets: Experiences from the UK Public Sector and Healthcare Industry.”

November 18, 2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water Deploys ForeScout CounterACT for Real-time Network Visibility, Security Compliance and Control Automation

ForeScout's solution allows SESW to achieve comprehensive, real-time visibility of its internal network, to gain a clear dashboard that shows compliance status and to enhance internal threat identification and remediation capabilities. In addition, interoperability with McAfee via ForeScout ControlFabric™ architecture helps to ensure appropriate endpoint protection across endpoints.

November 12, 2014
ForeScout Enhances Access and Threat Management through Integration with Palo Alto Networks Next-Gen Firewalls and WildFire

“These integrations, enabled via ForeScout’s ControlFabric™ architecture, allow mutual customers of ForeScout and Palo Alto Networks to enforce user- and role-based access to network resources and web applications, to ensure endpoint compliance, and to identify and contain advanced persistent threats (APTs) and zero-day attacks.”

November 10, 2014
ForeScout Sponsors Webinar on “Securing Personal and Mobile Device Use with Next-Gen Network Access Controls”

Webinar participants to discuss how robust next-gen NAC solutions will enable “Bring Your Own Everything”

October 29, 2014
ForeScout Partners with McAfee to Deliver Dynamic Endpoint Protection

"ForeScout to demonstrate CounterACT interoperability with McAfee Data Exchange Layer, Threat Intelligence Exchange, McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator and McAfee Vulnerability Manager at FOCUS 14"

October 27, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT Gives University of Rochester Medical Center Enhanced Oversight and Control over Personal and Medical Devices

"Solution helps center expedite compliance with federal healthcare mandates including HIPAA and HITECH"

October 22, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT Receives Five-Star Rating in SC Magazine Group Test

"CounterACT named top NAC solution and Best Buy for second year in a row."

October 10, 2014
ForeScout Sponsors Webinar on “Defending Against the Rogue: Technology Solutions to Address unwanted Users, Devices and Applications”

"Bloor Research, will participate in a new webinar session to discuss approaches to controlling network access and mitigating risk."

September 30, 2014
ForeScout Announces Pioneer Investments’ Deployment of CounterACT as part of its Integrated Intelligence and Control Architecture

"Pioneer selects ForeScout to achieve network visibility across endpoints and to obtain real-time intelligence."

September 30, 2014
Security Leaders to Demonstrate Extensive Interoperability Advantages During ForeScout ControlFabric Interop Demo at it-sa Nuremberg-Germany 2014

"Cooperation and partnerships with industry-leading vendors result in integrations that give customers the ability to take a holistic approach to protecting sensitive IT assets"

September 17, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT Chosen as Next-Generation NAC Solution by NTT Com Security

"ForeScout to introduce solution to NTT Com Security customers during DACH road show"

September 11, 2014
ForeScout Sponsors Healthcare Industry-Focused Webinar on “Securing Critical Patient Privacy”

“Webinar participants to look at the use of integrated technology solutions to help healthcare organizations enhanced security and flexibility ”

September 9, 2014
ForeScout Technologies Expands its Global Presence in the European Region

“ForeScout adds key personnel in EMEA and expands tiered partner benefits to meet increased business demands for its network security platform for continuous monitoring and mitigation”

August 28, 2014
CipherTechs to Extend Managed Network Security Service Offerings Leveraging ForeScout CounterACT Platform

“ForeScout’s CounterACT™ solution will provide CipherTechs customers dynamic network and endpoint intelligence, context-based access controls and policy-based mitigation of violations and threats.”

August 12, 2014
Bremer Bank Selects ForeScout CounterACT for Real-time Visibility, Guest Access and Control Automation

“Prior to deploying ForeScout, Bremer had an existing network access control (NAC) implementation to manage a diverse range of corporate and user-owned devices. However, it required heavy IT support and was prone to false positives and other disruptions. To address those issues, the bank chose ForeScout CounterACT to boost security and access control for its network. ”

August 6, 2014
ForeScout and ThreatStream Partner to Combine Threat Intelligence and Dynamic Mitigation of Cyberattacks

“The ThreatStream community-vetted approach to threat intelligence, adds another layer of context to enhance ForeScout CounterACT’s controls, and facilitates policy-based response to help our customers take more informed and timely actions to cyber threats,” said Sam Davis, vice president of Business Development at ThreatStream. “Because of this, joining ForeScout’s ControlFabric partner ecosystem was a logical choice. The planned interoperability provides a proven, open, and holistic approach to next-generation network security.”

July 30, 2014
Security Leaders to Demonstrate Extensive Interoperability Advantages During ForeScout ControlFabric PlugFest at BlackHat USA 2014

“Showcasing a range of integrations with solutions from our industry-leading partners at BlackHat during our PlugFest further establishes CounterACT with ControlFabric architecture as a pragmatic and immediately applicable network security platform,” said Oded Comay, co-founder and chief technology officer at ForeScout Technologies.

July 30, 2014
ForeScout and Rapid7 Partner to Deliver Real-time Assessment and Remediation Capabilities

“Vulnerability management is a core practice security teams must have to manage the attack surface and minimize risk," said Lee Weiner, SVP Products & Engineering at Rapid7. “By enabling our leading vulnerability management solution to work with ForeScout’s CounterACT platform, we can provide customers with a broader approach, not only to uncover and manage vulnerabilities, but also to automate the remediation process.”

July 29, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT Improves Policy Enforcement for the Chio Lim Stone Forest Group

“We really needed a solution that would allow us to monitor our network, minimize the risk of rogue devices connecting to it, and keep all users compliant with our policies,” said Eileen Tan, IT director, Chio Lim Stone Forest. “ForeScout CounterACT is the ideal solution to help us successfully enforce these policies.”

July 15, 2014
Cybersecurity Confidence Undermined by Contradicting Investments as 39 Percent of IT Organisations Experienced More Than Two Significant Security Incidents

"Independent research for the report was conducted by IDG Connect, and offers key insights into the nature of security issues impacting organizations; the perceived maturity of process, controls and tools applied to preempt and contain exposures; the state of confidence in security operations; and the most likely areas for future improvement and investment."

July 15, 2014
Neueste IDG-Studie: Cyber Defense Maturity Report 2014

"Mangelndes Vertrauen in die IT-Sicherheit durch inkonsequente Investitionen, Trends bei Sicherheitsvorfällen und -kontrollen, verbesserungswürdige Bereiche in 1600 IT-Unternehmen."

July 8, 2014
Queens College Optimizes Network Visibility, Asset Management and Compliance with ForeScout CounterACT

“Once we had CounterACT in place, the first time a new worm broke out, we had only three computers that became infected, and those were immediately isolated, and the infections contained,” said Morris Altman, director of Network Services at Queens College. “Additionally, those three users were automatically notified about the problem, and instructed to call our help desk so we could fix the problem. Instead of weeks, the problem was solved in less than a day, and had minimal impact on our students, faculty and staff.”

June 25, 2014
ForeScout CounterACT Secures BYOD Program for Long Road Sixth Form College

'One of the largest colleges in East Anglia, Long Road Sixth Form College prides itself on high levels of examination success and making learning as easy and effective as possible for its 2,200 students...selected ForeScout CounterACT to ease the roll-out of its BYOD program by providing real-time visibility of what is connected to you network: devices - personal and mobile, applications and users. These factors, combined with broad infrastructure interoperability, have helped to increase the security of Long Road’s network, as well as the productivity of the students."

June 19, 2014
ForeScout Named Finalist in Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide

"ForeScout has been named a “Best Deployments and Case Study” finalist in the 2014 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards for its CounterACT network security platform implementation at Rollins College...The Hot Companies and Best Products Award winners will be announced later this month."

June 10, 2014
ForeScout Sponsors SANS Webinar on “Reaping the Benefits of Continuous Monitoring and Mitigation at Pioneer Investments”

"John Pescatore, director of emerging security trends at SANS Institute, and Ken Pfeil, chief information security officer at Pioneer Investments, will participate in a new webinar to discuss what works in continuous monitoring and mitigation...Presented as a webcast interview, it is a lessons-learned conversation between Pescatore, SANS director and a former distinguished analyst at Gartner, and Pfeil, a security professional utilizing a state-of-the-art security solution."

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