Security ControlValidation

Automatically and continuously validate the effectiveness of your prevention and detection controls.


Validate and Optimize your Defenses to Ensure you Stay Threat Ready

Your organization’s security controls are fundamental to your defense against cyber threats. But in a rapidly evolving landscape, are you sure that they are providing the level of protection you need to safeguard your most critical assets? To minimize the risk of serious breaches and demonstrate assurance, testing the performance of your controls on a regular basis is now considered vital.
Picus Security Control Validation (SCV), powered by award-winning Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) technology, helps you to measure and strengthen cyber resilience by automatically and continuously testing the effectiveness of your security tools.

Why Security Control Validation?


Test Your Security Controls 24/7

Picus SCV identifies threat prevention and detection weaknesses by assessing the effectiveness of your security tools on a continual basis (and on-demand).


Assess Readiness Against The Latest Threats

With a rich threat library, updated daily by offensive security experts, Picus SCV tests your defenses against current and emerging attack techniques.


Optimize Prevention & Detection Capabilities

To achieve optimal protection from your network and endpoint security tools, Picus SCV supplies easy-to-apply signatures and detection rules.


Show the Value of your Investments

Supplying real-time metrics, including an overall security score for your organization, Picus helps you to measure performance and prove the value of your controls.


Operationalize MITRE ATT&CK

Picus SCV maps assessment results to the MITRE ATT&CK framework, enabling you to visualize threat coverage and prioritize mitigation of gaps.


Enhance SOC Efficiency and Effectiveness

Picus SCV automates manual assessment and engineering processes to reduce fatigue and help your security teams work together more collaboratively.

Reasons to Choose The Picus Platform to Validate Your Existing Controls

  • An extensive library of real-world threats

    Test your security controls against thousands of real-world threats, including malware, ransomware, vulnerability exploits, APTs, and more. The Picus Labs team leverages the latest threat intelligence and adds new simulations to the platform within hours of new risks being disclosed.

  • Actionable mitigation recommendations

    Picus SCV doesn’t just identify prevention and detection gaps. It also helps to address them by providing thousands of mitigation recommendations, including vendor-specific prevention signatures and detection rules, to optimize controls swiftly and effectively.

  • Customizable threats and attack scenarios

    With Picus SCV's Threat Builder, test your security controls against custom-created threats. This powerful feature enables security professionals without red teaming expertise to chain together attack actions and upload custom payloads.

  • MITRE ATT&CK mapping

    To help visualize threat coverage and visibility, Picus SCV automatically maps simulation results against The MITRE ATT&CK Framework. Quickly identify gaps and prioritize the mitigation of techniques that pose the greatest risk.

  • Executive reports and dashboards

    Quickly gauge your organization’s threat readiness and measure performance trends over time. Picus SCV includes automated reports and custom dashboards that enable you to stay on top of your security posture and keep stakeholders across your business informed.

Individually Licensable Attack ModulesTests your controls against a regularly maintained attack library, comprising thousands of real-world threats and attack actions.

● Network InfiltrationValidate that malware and ransomware, downloaded via client-side attacks, is prevented and detected.● Email AttacksTest the effectiveness of your controls to block malicious links and attachments.● Web Application AttacksGauge if your defenses are capable of blocking code injection, denial of service and brute force attacks.● Endpoint AttacksValidate that scenario attacks by threat groups, including APTs, are identified by endpoint security controls.Data Exfiltration AttacksAssess whether your defenses can prevent the exfiltration of sensitive personal and financial information. 

Validate Your Prevention and Detection CapabilitiesMaximise the protection you receive from your existing controls.


Security Control Validation for
Prevention Controls
Validate, measure and enhance the effectiveness of your network security, endpoint and email controls to block the latest threats

Security Control Validation for
Detection Controls
Validate the performance of your organization’s SIEM, EDR and XDR tools to ensure that they are always optimized to detect and respond



Explore The Complete Security Validation Platform

Validate other aspects of your security. Learn about the other products that form part of The Picus Platform.


Attack Path Validation

Stop adversaries in their tracks by discovering paths inside your network that could enable them to compromise critical assets.


Detection Rule Validation

Optimize threat detection and response by identifying issues related to the performance and hygiene of your detection rules.


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