Top 5 Freeware IT Infrastructure Auditing Tools

Published: November 12, 2012
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Daniel Pershing

Get the most out of new and updated freeware change auditing tools for Windows administrators and other security professionals. Most of these tools are winners of multiple awards and received highest points from industry experts.

1. NetWrix Active Directory Change Reporter – NEW version

The recently updated freeware product excels in auditing AD changes and fills major gaps found in native Microsoft tools. This newly updated freeware edition has an improved support for Exchange 2010 and scalability in larger AD environments.
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2. NetWrix File Server Change Reporter - latest version

The tool detects changes made to files, folders and permissions, and tracks newly created and deleted files. The latest product update features support for Failover Clusters.
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3. NetWrix Exchange Change Reporter – NEW version

The new freeware release features non-owner mailbox access auditing functionality, improved support for Exchange 2010 and scalability in larger AD environments.
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4. NetWrix VMware Change Reporter

The tool that tracks and reports configuration changes in VMware Virtual Center settings and permissions, such as newly created virtual machines, containers, alerts, ESX servers and more.
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5. NetWrix SQL Server Change Reporter - latest version

Freeware auditing solution that reports changes made to your SQL Server’s and database content and configuration settings.
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