ForeScout CounterACTTM

Forescout-1ForeScout CounterACT™ is a continuous monitoring and mitigation platform that provides real-time visibility and coordinated controls within your complex IT environment.

Based on next-generation network access control (NAC) technologies, CounterACT delivers:

  • Real-time intelligence about the devices, systems, applications and users on your network
  • A wide range of granular controls to help you enforce endpoint security policy
  • Information sharing and automation among your existing IT security and management systems to help you rapidly fix security issues and contain breaches




ForeScout CounterACT™ lets you see users, devices, systems and applications the moment they attempt to access your network. It’s real-time visibility:

  • Does NOT require software agents or prior knowledge of the device
  • Dynamically discovers, profiles and assesses:
    • Wired and wireless
    • Managed and unmanaged
    • Virtual and embedded
    • Laptops and mobile
    • IoT devices



Network Access Control

Forescout-3ForeScout CounterACT™ enforces network access control, letting you:

  • Grant access based on user, device and security posture
  • Restrict unauthorized devices and users
  • Tailor access policies based on user, role, device type, authentication, operating system, device ownership, security posture, location, time of day and more
  • Streamline secure guest registration and on-boarding



Endpoint Compliance


ForeScout CounterACT™ ensures that managed and unmanaged endpoints comply with your security policies. This industry-leading NAC appliance:

  • Monitors your compliance levels
  • Supports regulatory audit requirements
  • Provides on-demand asset intelligence
  • Automatically fixes identified issues
  • Invokes your existing patch management, remediation or helpdesk systems



ForeScout ControlFabric™ enables ForeScout CounterACT™ and other IT solutions to exchange information and more efficiently mitigate a wide variety of network, security and operational issues.

How it works:

  • Dynamically identifies and assesses network users, endpoints and applications.
  • Provides full network access control
  • Directly remediates endpoint security issues
  • Triggers third-party remediation systems

Learn More about ControlFabric

ForeScout integrates with more than 70 different network, security, mobility and IT management products, allowing for automated workflows, significant time and cost savings and far better security.