ForeScout TechnologiesÂ has received SecurityÂ Technical Implementation Guide validation from theÂ Defense Information Systems AgencyÂ for a technology product designed to help government customers discover, manage and classify multiple devices and applications.
The STIG validation forÂ CounterACT follows an agreement signed between ForeScout and the Defense Department throughÂ Enterprise Software Initiative program, the company said Monday.
DoD’s EIS program helpsÂ defense organizations deploy CounterACT to secure internet of things devices across their enterprise networks.
The department adopted the platform in accordance with its “Comply-to-Connect” cybersecurity framework.
CounterACT works to validate and synchronize with other DoD third-party security tools such as the Host Based Security System and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution.
Defense customers use ForeScout’s agentless technologyÂ to help them manage connected assets atÂ various installations and shared facilities.