Who Uses Netwrix Auditor?

IT operations and IT security teams and their leaders at financial institutions, healthcare organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, oil&gas companies and other verticals.

What Is Netwrix Auditor?

Netwrix Auditor is a visibility platform that enables control over changes, configurations and access in hybrid IT environments and eliminates the stress of your next compliance audit.

Monitor all changes across your on-prem and cloud systems, including AD, Windows Server, file storage, databases, Exchange, VMware and more. Simplify your reporting and inventory routines. Regularly review your identity and access configurations, and easily verify that they match a known good state.

Netwrix Auditor Details

Netwrix

http://www.netwrix.com

Founded 2006

Netwrix Auditor Pricing Overview

Netwrix Auditor has a free version and offers a free trial.

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Pricing Details

Please contact Netwrix directly for pricing details

Free Version

Yes

Free Trial

Deployment

Cloud, SaaS, Web

Installed - Windows

Training

Live Online

Webinars

Documentation

Support

24/7 (Live Rep)

Business Hours

Online

Netwrix Auditor Features

  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Asset Tracking
  • Audit Planning
  • Compliance Management
  • Dashboard
  • Forms Management
  • Issue Management
  • Mobile Access
  • Risk Assessment
  • Task Management
  • Workflow Management

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  • Archiving & Retention
  • Audit Management
  • Compliance Tracking
  • Controls Testing
  • Environmental Compliance
  • FDA Compliance
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • ISO Compliance
  • Incident Management
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Process/Workflow Automation
  • Risk Management
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
  • Surveys & Feedback
  • Version Control

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  • Behavioral Analytics
  • Endpoint Management
  • IOC Verification
  • Incident Management
  • Tokenization
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Whitelisting/Blacklisting

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  • Consent Management
  • Data Mapping
  • Incident Management
  • PIA / DPIA
  • Policy Management
  • Risk Management
  • Sensitive Data Identification

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  • Disaster Recovery
  • Environmental Compliance
  • IT Risk Management
  • Incident Management
  • Internal Controls Management
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Policy Management

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  • Audit Management
  • Compliance Tracking
  • Configuration Management
  • Contract/License Management
  • Cost Tracking
  • Inventory Management
  • Maintenance Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Requisition Management
  • Supplier Management

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  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Capacity Management
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  • Inventory Management
  • Issue Auditing
  • License Management
  • Maintenance Scheduling
  • Patch Management
  • Remote Access/Control

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  • Archiving
  • Audit Trails
  • Compliance Reporting
  • Consolidation
  • Data Visualization
  • Event Logs
  • Network Logs
  • Remediation
  • Syslogs
  • Thresholds
  • Web Logs

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  • Access Control
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  • Log Management
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  • Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA)
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  • IT Risk Management
  • Internal Controls Management
  • Legal Risk Management
  • Mobile Access
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Reputational Risk Management
  • Response Management
  • Risk Assessment

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  • CPU Monitoring
  • Credential Management
  • Email Monitoring
  • Event Logs
  • Patch Management
  • Scheduling
  • Server Monitoring
  • Virtual Machine Monitoring

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Netwrix Auditor Reviews

Showing 5 of 136 reviews

Overall
4.5/5
Ease of Use
4.1/5
Customer Service
4.4/5
Features
4.5/5
Value for Money
4.4/5
Glenn J.
Sr. Systems and Security Architect
Research, 1,001-5,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5/5
  • Ease of Use
    4/5
  • Features & Functionality
    5/5
  • Customer Support
    5/5
  • Value for Money
    4/5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    9/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 22/10/2018

"A good product for the money"

Comments: We have been quite happy with Netwrix and staff are starting to rely on it for detailed auditing.

Pros: Netwrix Auditor is a good product that audits all of the items we need to audit. It will audit file servers, database server, Active Directory Servers, SharePoint servers and a whole lot more. We use it for all of these items and the price did not go up because we added more machine types.

Cons: Netwrix can be a bit finicky at times. We have has it stop auditing a server because the configuration on the server was changed. It took a bit of work with support for them to realize that it shouldn't have stopped due to the configuration change and once they figured that out, they fixed the problem. Once we got the auditing to start, it picked up all of the items it missed while it wasn't auditing, so we lost nothing.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 22/10/2018
Kyle M.
Director of Internal Audit
Banking, 51-200 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    4/5
  • Ease of Use
    4/5
  • Features & Functionality
    5/5
  • Customer Support
    2/5
  • Value for Money
    Unrated
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    3/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 20/08/2020

"Great Website, Slick Interface. Awful Support"

Comments: IT reported the technical support was responsive, but my experience with customer support was very negative. I had several instances of emails going unanswered, sometimes but not always because my contact left the company and our account was never handed over appropriately.

Pros: The website trial shows off the features of the software while also teaching how to perform a user access audit. The user interface is very clean, user-friendly, intuitive, and snappy. The software comes with a lot of explanations for the built-in reports to help users understand what the report is used for. The software also makes it really easy to monitor the organization, with alerts for unacceptable actions or for unusual behavior above thresholds.

Cons: Our IT department spent a long time working on getting some of the features and reports working, with some success, but many reports and features were never fixed after a whole year of working with support. Apparently Netwrix support was responsive, but their fixes often failed to work.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 20/08/2020
James M.
Director of Information Security
Education Management, 501-1,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    2/5
  • Ease of Use
    2/5
  • Features & Functionality
    3/5
  • Customer Support
    1/5
  • Value for Money
    2/5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    2/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 21/04/2020

"Netwrix auditor does what is needs to but watch out for hidden cost"

Comments: Started off ok, but when the extra bill came and rude sales guy started in we were more than happy to turn this off. We moved to a fully managed SOC.

Pros: I liked I could get reports on who made changes to everything on my domain. I knew when someone adjusted a group policy, created a user, or made a change in SQL.

Cons: We set this up to monitor employees only. We did not want to monitor students or service accounts because of the extra cost. The count on the user side showed 2000+ and we were not licensed. I opened a support ticket with the company and was told not to worry about it because it would just not monitor any user because of the license. I didn't like the answer, but it was still monitoring so much more. Then a year later I was hit with a huge bill because we had 2000+ people being monitored. We decided to just turn of the service.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 21/04/2020
Lee L.
IT Technical Support Specialist
Airlines/Aviation, 51-200 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5/5
  • Ease of Use
    4/5
  • Features & Functionality
    5/5
  • Customer Support
    5/5
  • Value for Money
    4/5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    9/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 22/09/2020

"One good solution for security."

Comments: Overall my experience has been good. It has helped save our bacon.

Pros: Allows you to setup email notifications to help keep your network and infrastructure secure. Works very well.

Cons: Cost. Is a little pricey for what you get. The overall product works well and is worth the money for what it provides.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 22/09/2020
Verified Reviewer
Lead System Administrator
Computer Software, 201-500 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5/5
  • Ease of Use
    4/5
  • Features & Functionality
    5/5
  • Customer Support
    5/5
  • Value for Money
    5/5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 24/01/2019

"If you are held to a number of regulatory governances, Netwrix Auditor is for you"

Comments: If ever anyone is requiring a software that will audit their systems, I immediately recommend Netwrix because of the community presence (I have dealt with them primarily on the Spiceworks forums), and their amazing canned reports.

Pros: The amount of data you can collect about security events, group changes, object moves and deletions, system and file access (and much more) is astounding, especially considering the price. If I need to track something new that I wasn't thinking of when I bought this software, I only need to dig a little and there's something there already for me to utilize. The variety of things we can monitor from a system level is fantastic too. Windows domains, file servers, Office 365, VMWare, SharePoint, SQL and more...each type of audit task yields the same types of reports as the other. Easy color coding for quick visual assessment. Setting up is a cinch. The documentation has just about everything you'll need to get running, and the knowledgebase handles all the extra gotchas that you may run into if you have a temperamental environment :) Probably one of my favorite things about Netwrix Auditor: no-nonsense licensing.

Cons: I think that the UI change from the prior major version to the new was the most jarring. I suspect it wouldn't have been as difficult to understand had I started with the newest UI.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 24/01/2019