John Pescatore of SANS Institute to focus on Critical Security Controls and
next-generation network access control
CAMPBELL, Calif. — April 15, 2014 — Forescout Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of pervasive network security solutions for Fortune 2000 enterprises and government organizations, today announced that John Pescatore, director of emerging security trends at the SANS Institute, will deliver the keynote address at Forescout’s Cybersecurity Workshop in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
With more than 30 years of experience in the computer, network and security industries and as a former distinguished analyst at Gartner, Pescatore will look at how next-generation network access control (NAC) solutions can be applied to the Critical Security Controls within the federal IT environment and how technology aligns with continuous diagnostics and mitigation.
“John Pescatore will bring a wealth of security insights to our federal security and IT audience at this cybersecurity workshop,” stated Wallace Sann, federal CTO at Forescout. “His focus on the next generation of NAC, which includes interoperability between critical security technologies, will give attendees a new way to think about leveraging their existing security investments and will dramatically improve their organizations’ security environments.”
The complimentary workshop will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Wednesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 24. To register for the complimentary seminar, visit www.forescout.com/forms/cybersecurity_dc_4-14/.
About Forescout Technologies, Inc.
Forescout delivers pervasive network security by allowing organizations to continuously monitor and mitigate security exposures and cyberattacks. The company’s CounterACT platform dynamically identifies and assesses network users, endpoints and applications to provide visibility, intelligence and policy-based mitigation of security issues. Forescout’s open ControlFabric technology allows a broad range of IT security products and management systems to share information and automate remediation actions. Because Forescout’s solutions are easy to deploy, unobtrusive, flexible and scalable, they have been chosen by more than 1,700 enterprises and government agencies in 54 countries. Headquartered in Campbell, California, Forescout offers its solutions through its network of authorized partners worldwide. Learn more at www.forescout.com.
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