Active Directory is the hub of all network activities performed in the Organization. Numerous changes are done to AD daily to support a number of technological needs driven by business. Hence, it becomes increasingly important to track Active Directory to collect all such changes to investigate the way it has been done, to question it and further improve it so that future changes are handled in best way. Native Active Directory auditing lacks provision to track and control changes to meet a number of requirements ranging from external Compliances and Business Continuity.
Here are some of the serious drawbacks of the native auditing features of Active Directory :
This Active Directory auditor tool can overcome all these limitations and create a safe and secure environment conductive to high availability. It offers comprehensive AD change tracking and control mechanism to meet Audit and Compliance requirements of different industry standards such as SOX, HIPPA, PCI, ITIL etc.
Operating as Windows Active Directory Auditing software, it offers a number of benefits to Admins as far as Active Directory auditing is concerned. Active Directory Audit software helps to maintain different internal and external regulatory policies saving penalties that organizations might have to pay in case of Compliance failure. Admins can monitor Active Directory environment round-the-clock and protect it against potential harmful changes by detecting them instantly and rollback as per requirement. Eliminating risk-factors such as security breach, compliance violation, fraudulent activities etc. creates a safe and secure environment with low downtime that is conductive to business continuity. Active Directory Audit tool automates the change detection and rollback process to a great extent saving huge time and resources that are taken for performing these tasks manually. Centralized consolidation of logs helps to manage them efficiently and also promotes long-term archiving to meet various requirements such as forensic analysis and investigations.
This Active Directory Audit tool is also available as Freeware edition that allows you to get familiarize with its features and functionalities without paying any license fee for unlimited period of time. However, Freeware edition only offers basic features. To get full features you need to upgrade to Enterprise edition which is available for trial period of 15 days. After completion of this period i.e. 15 days you can go for extended Trial period of 15 days where you continue to get full features but can audit limited Active Directory Users. To get full features of software without any limitation you can purchase the license code of Enterprise edition anytime after installing the Freeware edition.