Product Reviews

Last Updated on 15 March 2017, Total: 19 Articles and Tutorials

Security Product Reviews

  1. Product Review: ObserveIT Remote Access Auditor

    Chris Sanders reviews ObserveIT’s software package, designed to record and audit remote desktop and Citrix sessions... Read More

  2. Product Review: NetWrix Change Reporter Suite

    Deb Shinder reviews Netwrix’s Change Reporter Suite... Read More

  3. Product Review: GFI WebMonitor 2009

    This article reviews the capabilities and features of GFI WebMonitor 2009, an integrated Web security, monitoring and Internet access control product from GFI Software... Read More

  4. Product Review: GFI EndPointSecurity

    In this article we will take a look at an application that makes it possible to control a somewhat neglected part of the in- and outgoing data traffic we have in modern corporations. Portable storing devices are nowadays so cheap and commonly used that they can be considered a direct threat against data security in most corporate networks... Read More

  5. Product Review: Active Administrator

    Active Directory is one of the best and one of the most frustrating components Microsoft has ever given us. Luckily, there are third party tools that can make Active Directory administration easier. We installed the evaluation version of ScriptLogic’s Active Administrator, which is billed as an enterprise-level AD management and auditing solution. Here are our impressions of the product... Read More

  6. Product Review: Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner

    We've all heard of vulnerability scanners, but as the spectrum of security threats expands, security tools become more specialized. Acunetix has created a vulnerability scanner that's specifically designed to protect your Web servers and Web applications. It sounded interesting to us, so we installed the Acunetix WVS package on a Windows Server 2003 server to try it out. In this... Read More

  7. Controlling Portable Storage Device Usage (USB/CDs etc) - Software Review: GFI LANguard P.S.C.

    It seems as if almost every user has one or more USB devices to upload/download a gigabyte or more of data. Because of the reliability, portability and ease of use of flash memory - not to mention falling prices - portable storage devices are becoming ubiquitous. However, these also pose a serious threat to network security. GFI has just released... Read More

  8. Software Review: LANguard N.S.S. 5

    We’re big fans of the security scanner concept; this is software that allows you to take proactive measures to protect your network instead of waiting for hackers to discover where you’re vulnerable. In order to outwit the hackers, you have to be able to think like a hacker – but merely thinking isn’t enough. You must also be able to... Read More

  9. Security Scanner & Patch Management Tools Review

    Security scanning & patch management is essential to prevent vulnerabilities on your network. Patch management in particular has become a hot topic and I review some of the leading security scanning & patch management tools available today. This review gives you a ‘birds eye’ view of each tool, to give you an idea how they work and what they they’re... Read More