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We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The great advantage with Rapid7 Metasploit, of course, is that it's free."
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Frontline Vulnerability Manager (VM) is the industry’s most comprehensive, accurate, and easy to use vulnerability management software - bar none. Backed by security research expertise (DDI VRT), and a highly intuitive user interface touted by customers as simple, insightful, and immediately actionable, Frontline VM delivers unparalleled excellence from deep, accurate network and host assessments all the way to intelligent integration with SIEMs and security workflow management systems.
Attackers are always developing new exploits and attack methods—Metasploit penetration testing software helps you use their own weapons against them. Utilizing an ever-growing database of exploits, you can safely simulate real-world attacks on your network to train your security team to spot and stop the real thing.
Frontline VM is ranked 24th in Vulnerability Management while Rapid7 Metasploit is ranked 8th in Vulnerability Management with 3 reviews. Frontline VM is rated 0.0, while Rapid7 Metasploit is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Rapid7 Metasploit writes "Straightforward to set up, and helpful for moving from development to production". Frontline VM is most compared with Tenable Nessus and Qualys VM, whereas Rapid7 Metasploit is most compared with Tenable Nessus, Rapid7 InsightVM, Wireshark, Qualys VM and Darktrace.
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