Compare Nessus vs Netwrix Auditor

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comparison of Nessus vs. Netwrix Auditor
based on data from user reviews. Nessus rates 4.4/5 stars with 122 reviews. Netwrix Auditor rates 4.2/5 stars with 13 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.1
9.1
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.8
7.7
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
8.6
8.2
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.9
7.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.3
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
8.6
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.5
8.9
Meets Requirements
Nessus
9.1
Netwrix Auditor
9.1
Ease of Use
Nessus
8.8
Netwrix Auditor
7.7
Ease of Setup
Nessus
8.6
Netwrix Auditor
8.2
Ease of Admin
Nessus
8.9
Netwrix Auditor
7.4
Quality of Support
Nessus
8.3
Netwrix Auditor
7.9
Ease of Doing Business With
Nessus
8.6
Netwrix Auditor
9.1
Product Direction (% positive)
Nessus
8.5
Netwrix Auditor
8.9

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
18.2%
15.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
51.2%
53.8%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
30.6%
30.8%
Nessus
Small-Business
18.2%
Mid-Market
51.2%
Enterprise
30.6%
Netwrix Auditor
Small-Business
15.4%
Mid-Market
53.8%
Enterprise
30.8%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Information Technology and Services
24.8%
Financial Services
15.4%
 
Computer & Network Security
13.2%
Computer Software
15.4%
 
Financial Services
5.8%
Staffing and Recruiting
7.7%
 
Computer Software
5.8%
Retail
7.7%
 
Hospital & Health Care
4.1%
Printing
7.7%
 
Other
46.3%
Other
46.2%
Nessus
Information Technology and Services
24.8%
Computer & Network Security
13.2%
Financial Services
5.8%
Computer Software
5.8%
Hospital & Health Care
4.1%
Other
46.3%
Netwrix Auditor
Financial Services
15.4%
Computer Software
15.4%
Staffing and Recruiting
7.7%
Retail
7.7%
Printing
7.7%
Other
46.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator

Nessus' ability to automatically updating plugins everyday, schedule scans and sending reports on emails upon scan completion.

Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

The system is simple to get up and running; lots of pre-configured reports to cover many compliance and audit requirements. Intuitive interface.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

The plugins and they are removing the API support for Nessus Pro 7 so we wont be able to integrate some processes into vulnerability scanning

Cory H.
Administrator in Computer Software

The product its self is rather sluggish and clunky. We mainly ended up using this only for the lockout feature, which is easily replaceable with a PowerShell script. The server we had the product installed on required reboots constantly, due to the product...

 
Nessus
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Administrator

Nessus' ability to automatically updating plugins everyday, schedule scans and sending reports on emails upon scan completion.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Administrator

The plugins and they are removing the API support for Nessus Pro 7 so we wont be able to integrate some processes into vulnerability scanning

Netwrix Auditor
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Executive Sponsor in Marketing and Advertising

The system is simple to get up and running; lots of pre-configured reports to cover many compliance and audit requirements. Intuitive interface.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Cory H.
Administrator in Computer Software

The product its self is rather sluggish and clunky. We mainly ended up using this only for the lockout feature, which is easily replaceable with a PowerShell script. The server we had the product installed on required reboots constantly, due to the product...

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