Qualys VM Competitors and Alternatives

Read reviews of Qualys VM competitors and alternatives
Consultant
Technical Specialist with 5,001-10,000 employees
Sep 22 2016

What is most valuable?

Zscaler is securing entire cooperate traffic using its different modules. This includes URL & aapplication filtering, malware & threat protection, bandwidth control, sand boxing and advanced fire-walling etc. Specifically, I like the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Since this is a cloud based product, we don't have to bother about the hardware/physical status and space. No need to monitor and manage the hardware. If there's an issue, Zscaler will switchover to another node to process the customer traffic.

What needs improvement?

Using location admin users should be better so we can merge any centralized authentication servers like AD, Radius, and any other server. This would help centralize the server management. v5.2 is being released shortly, and will have a lot of... more»
Skybox Security
Real User
Information Security Architect with 201-500 employees
Apr 23 2018

What is most valuable?

It's the firewall change audit every week. Also, being able to track firewall ACL usage, so that we can produce semiannual reports on ACL usage and on shadowed and redundant rules on the firewall.

How has it helped my organization?

It has automated things. What was a manual process is now just running a report and delivering it to the people who have to mitigate the issues. A better workflow.

What needs improvement?

It's tough to say, because the areas of improvement, I understand the difficulty. For example, they pull configs from thousands of types of devices, and it's difficult for them to stay on top of when vendors change the way their commands... more»
Palo Alto Networks
Real User
Sr. Systems Administrator at a software R&D company with 51-200 employees
Apr 27 2017

What is most valuable?

Generally, just the security and best practice advice we get through this service.

How has it helped my organization?

I know when we first got it, it covered all aspects of our AWS account. There was some infrastructure that someone else on my team built out. In doing so, it left something open to the public that normally wouldn't have been caught. But we... more»

What needs improvement?

I don't really have any areas in which they can improve. Throughout our use of it, there have been things here and there. I've always opened a support ticket and everything's been taken care of within a couple of weeks. There are no open... more»

Sign Up with Email