Forcepoint Network Security Certifications

A commitment to quality and the most exacting standards

All Forcepoint FlexEdge Secure SD-WAN appliances are powered by a unified core and offer consistent capabilities and management across all platforms. They are rigorously tested and have received the following certifications:


    ANSSI Logo

    Forcepoint NGFW and its IPS capabilities have received elementary qualification in the French CSPN (first-level standard certification) from the ANSSI French Network and Information Security Agency.

  • Common Criteria

    Common Criteria Logo

    Forcepoint Next Generation Firewalls have achieved Common Criteria certification under the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP) Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme (CCEVS). Forcepoint NGFW Version 6.10 was certified with the Collaborative Protection Profile for Network Devices, Stateful Traffic Filter Firewalls, and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Gateways. This certification applies to Forcepoint NGFW models N60, N60L, N120, N120W, N120WL, 2201, 2205, 2210, 3401, 3405, 3410, and to a virtual NGFW.

  • Catalogue of Security Productos (CPSTIC)

    Centro Criptológico Nacional

    Forcepoint N60, N120, N2200, N3400, and ESXi series NGFWs are included in the Catalogue of Security Productos (CPSTIC), guide CCN-STIC 105, recommended by the National Cryptologic Center in Spain. This certifies Forcepoint NGFW's capacity to manage the information security for public administrations affected by the National Security Scheme in systems of high category.

  • Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC)


    Forcepoint’s Next Generation Firewall Series is eligible to be used as a Traffic Filtering Firewall and as an IPsec VPN Gateway component in a CSfC solution.

  • Department of Defense Information Network (DoDIN) Approved Product List (APL)


    Forcepoint NGFW has completed rigorous interoperability (IO) and cybersecurity (CS) certification testing to meet the high standard required to operate on U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) networks and is listed on the DoDIN APL (Department of Defense Information Network Approved Product List).

    Interested government personnel may request a Cybersecurity Assessment Package (CAP) for Forcepoint NGFW by contacting the Approved Products Certification Office (APCO). Reference Forcepoint NGFW DoDIN APL tracking number (TN): 2124201

    Note: only government civilian and/or uniformed military personnel may receive the Cybersecurity Assessment Package (CAP).

  • FIPS 140-2


    Forcepoint has qualified for FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standard) 140-2 certifications, validating that it meets specific security requirements of the U.S. and Canadian governments for the following cryptographic modules:

  • IPv6


    Forcepoint NGFW has been certified against the USGv6 Firewall Conformance v1.3 test suite (see listing for McAfee Next Generation Firewall).

  • Section 508 Accessibility


    Forcepoint NGFW meets Section 508 Voluntary Product Accessibility Template criteria for VPN and IPS technologies. Forcepoint NGFW Security Management Center (SMC) provides centralized management of all Forcepoint NGFW devices, including installation, configuration and ongoing operations.

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