Forescout Device Visibility and Control Platform Designated as a Cyber Catalyst by MarshSM
The Forescout Device Visibility and Control Platform has been designated as a Cyber Catalyst by MarshSM, the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor. Cyber CatalystSM is a first of it’s kind evaluation program designed to help organizations make more informed choices about cybersecurity products and services to manage their cyber risk. The Forescout platform helps organizations reduce both business and operational risk through complete situational awareness of their extended enterprise by providing continuous, unified visibility and control of all connected devices across campus, data center, cloud, and operational technology (OT) networks. This includes critical capabilities in support of asset management, device compliance, network segmentation, network access control, and incident response initiatives.
Why the Forescout Visibility & Control Platform was Chosen?
Cyber Catalyst participating insurers evaluated 150 eligible solutions and designated the Forescout Device Visibility and Control Platform as 1 of 17 solutions that qualified based on the criteria of efficiency, cyber risk reduction, performance, and viability.
In their evaluation, insurers characterized the Forescout Device Visibility & Control Platform as:
- “A comprehensive network monitoring and discovery tool that is agentless, easy to deploy, and with a continuous assessment”
- “Especially effective in larger organizations to identify legacy systems or other devices that be ‘forgotten’”.
- “Support for the cloud environment and agentless posture make it easier for users to implement.”