Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner Competitors and Alternatives

The top Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner competitors are
  • OWASP Zap
  • PortSwigger Burp
  • Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner
  • IBM Security AppScan
  • WebInspect
  • Qualys Web Application Scanning
Read reviews of Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner competitors and alternatives
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OWASP
reviewer719781
Real User
User at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 20 2017

What is most valuable?

The vulnerabilities that it finds, because the primary goal is to secure applications and websites.

How has it helped my organization?

When I checked the CVE and MITRE databases, that gives the latest attacks that are out there for a particular software, hardware and how to... more»

What needs improvement?

It's possibly just a limitation of the product itself but sometimes it won't scan a particular website so you have to manually go in and make... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I use a lot of different tools, the right tool for the job. Burp Suite, IBM Security AppScan, InMap, NIKTO, Wpscan. Depending on what you find,... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you're a company and you've got your own websites, internally and externally, it's great. It's a great free, open source tool to get your... more»
SeniorIn3d86
Real User
Senior Information Security Analyst with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 16 2018

What is most valuable?

It combines both web application vulnerability management and internal vulnerability management on one platform and dashboard. Usually, you have to purchase separate tools.

How has it helped my organization?

It gave us an idea of what lay in our network, and the vulnerabilities in it. Most IT admins are not aware of what is happening on the network. It was able to advise them of what's... more»

What needs improvement?

The area of false positives could be improved. There are quite a number of false positives as compared to other solutions. They could probably fine tune the algorithm to be able to... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Licensing was based on the number of assets that you want to scan on your network. You can also do licensing on subscription. On subscription, it is easier and more flexible. You... more»
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PortSwigger
Razvan Gabriel Coman
Real User
Penetration Testing Advisor at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Nov 07 2016

What is most valuable?

* Intruder - allows inserting predefined or custom payloads at chosen locations inside requests and analyzing results... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It provides unique features that help me quickly identify and exploit security vulnerabilities in web applications.

What needs improvement?

Some extra features are not available in the core product (WSDL parsing, SOAP calls, Error checks, Authorization... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I believe it has one of the lowest prices for commercial products ($~350 per user per year).

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I used many solutions but I found the best value, features and documentation in Burp.

What other advice do I have?

If you expect a product in which you input your website and click a scan button, Burp is not for you. Burp Suite Pro... more»

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