Winner in the Security Scanners Category of Readers' Choice Awards: Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner
October 22, 2015 - Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner was selected the winner in the Security Scanners category of the WindowSecurity.com Readers' Choice Awards. Metasploit Pro for Windows and Tenable Nessus Manager were runner-up and second runner-up respectively.
Web Vulnerability Scanner
|1st||Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner||22%|
|2nd||Metasploit Pro for Windows||18%|
|3rd||Tenable Nessus Manager||16%|
|5th||Retina Network Security Scanner||8%|
|6th||ManageEngine Security Manager Plus||6%|
|7th||Colasoft Capsa Network Analyzer||3%|
|7th||Shadow Security Scanner||3%|
|8th||Infiltrator Network Security Scanner||2%|
“Our Readers’ Choice Awards give visitors to our site the opportunity to vote for the products they view as the very best in their respective category,” said Sean Buttigieg, WindowSecurity.com manager. “WindowSecurity.com users are specialists in their field who encounter various network security solutions at the workplace. The award serves as a mark of excellence, providing the ultimate recognition from peers within the industry.”
WindowSecurity.com conducts monthly polls to discover which product is preferred by Network Security administrators in a particular category of third party network security solutions. The awards draw a huge response per category and are based entirely on the visitors’ votes. WindowSecurity.com visitors can submit their votes for the current Readers' Award poll in the site’s right-hand bar.
If you'd like to know who the past Readers' Choice winners were, please take a look at our Readers' Choice Awards Yearly Roundup.
WindowSecurity.com Readers’ Choice Awards for 2015
Even more awards will be given out during 2015. Visitors to WindowSecurity.com have the opportunity to vote for their preferred Security products. Below is a list of the Readers’ Choice categories, the month that visitors can submit their votes, and the announced winners.
- Web Application Security - January 2015 - Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner
- Event Log Monitoring - February 2015 - Netikus EventSentry
- Anti Virus - March 2015 - Kaspersky Endpoint Security
- Endpoint Security - April 2015 - Symantec Endpoint Protection
- Email Anti Virus - May 2015 - Avira Exchange Security
- Group Policy Management - June 2015 - Netwrix Auditor for Active Directory
Patch Management - July 2015 - Microsoft Windows Server Update Services
- Firewall Solution - August 2015 - Sophos UTM software appliance
- Security Scanners - September 2015 - Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner
VPN - October 2015 - Cisco ASA 5500-X Series
- Network Auditing - November 2015 - Netwrix Auditor
- Authentication / Smart Cards - December 2015 - Authenex Powerful Authentication Server
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