We performed an independent test of the Forcepoint Cloud Network Firewall (CNFW) v6.11 on Amazon Web Services. The Instance used for this test was c5.9xlarge (36 vCPU, 72 GB memory, and 10+ Gbps network Bandwidth). With excellent security and performance, this product is a worthy contender and should be considered by enterprises.
Threat Protection was excellent; Forcepoint blocked 35 out of 35 evasion techniques, and 977 out of 977 exploits. The device passed all stability and reliability tests. The HTTP Rated Throughput was 1,000 Mbps; TLS/HTTPS Rated Throughput was 886 Mbps, giving Forcepoint an excellent combined Rated Throughput of 943 Mbps.