Netwrix Auditor

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

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Netwrix Auditor pricing overview

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


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Free Version

Yes

Free Trial

Yes

Netwrix Auditor deployment and support

Support

  • Email/Help Desk
  • FAQs/Forum
  • Knowledge Base
  • Phone Support
  • 24/7 (Live rep)
  • Chat

Deployment

  • Cloud, SaaS, Web-based
  • Windows (Desktop)
  • Windows (On-Premise)
  • Linux (On-Premise)

Training

  • Live Online
  • Webinars
  • Documentation
  • Videos

Netwrix Auditor Features

  • API
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity Tracking
  • Alerts / Escalation
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Approval Process Control
  • Archiving & Retention
  • Assessment Management
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  • Audit Management
  • Audit Planning
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  • Change Management
  • Compliance Management
  • Configurable Workflow
  • Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA)
  • Customizable Forms
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Dashboard
  • Dashboard Creation
  • Data Visualization
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Forms Management
  • Incident Management
  • Inspection Management
  • Issue Management
  • Mobile Access
  • Monitoring
  • Offline Access
  • Policy Management
  • Real Time Analytics
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real Time Notifications
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Risk Alerts
  • Risk Analytics
  • Risk Assessment
  • Role-Based Permissions
  • Security Auditing
  • Status Tracking
  • Task Management
  • Template Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Training Management
  • Version Control
  • Workflow Management

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  • Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA)
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  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Environmental Compliance
  • FDA Compliance
  • Forms Management
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • ISO Compliance
  • Incident Management
  • Monitoring
  • Multi-Language
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Policy Management
  • Process/Workflow Automation
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  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real Time Notifications
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Reminders
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  • Risk Alerts
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Netwrix Auditor Reviews

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Overall rating

4.5/5

Average score

Ease of Use 4.1
Customer Service 4.4
Features 4.5
Value for Money 4.4

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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
Sam L.
Systems Administrator
Financial Services, 201-500 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    4 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 24/02/2021

"Great Tool for Sys Admins"

Comments: Overall, I am extremely satisfied in this product for the features and function that save time. Having this tool has provided value several times over since installation several years ago, and the proof is in the pudding. It works and provides valuable insight into system health and the WHO, WHAT, WHEN and WHERE.

Pros: Easily identify the 4 W's: Who, what, when, where. Eliminates sifting through several event logs to find the relevant information. Allows easy investigation into changes not authorized or a failed system. Alerts easy to setup for notifications of items you need to know about.

Cons: Occasionally, services fail and don't stop, so monitoring the service doesn't tell you that there is a problem until it is too late. No preventative as I would like.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 24/02/2021
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
Waqas S.
DEPUTT MANAGER ICT
Computer & Network Security, 1,001-5,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 1+ year
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 05/02/2021

"SYSTEM ADMINS AUDIT TOOL"

Comments: Overall great experience and we are using it on daily basis.

Pros: Very easy to implement and support is readily available online. Integrat with Microsoft products and Windows.

Cons: Linux machines can't be aduited with it and SAP is also not covered, only Microsoft softwares supoorted.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 05/02/2021