Proactively track, audit, report and alert on all access to files and folders on Windows servers.

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Main features

Real-Time Monitoring

Monitor, in real time, access (or access attempts) to sensitive files and folders stored on Windows systems (read/write/delete accesses, file ownership changes, permission modifications, attribute changes, etc.).

Automatic Email Alerts

Set up E-mail alerts for predetermined access events (access denied - file deletion - a specific user, machine or IP address - time of access - and mass access events such as the copy, deletion or movement of bulk files).

File Server Intelligence

Schedule recurrent email delivery of reports customized according to multiple criteria (path, file type, access type, IP source address, machine name, etc.) for auditing and regulatory compliance.

Delegation to Non-IT

Create specific accounts for people with no administrative rights (external auditors, non-IT executives, etc.), allowing them to perform audits securely and autonomously.

FileAudit benefits

Secure sensitive enterprise data from improper access, potential theft, alteration or destruction

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Significantly reduce the workload related to monitoring access to sensitive files and folders

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Help regulated organizations meet compliance requirements

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Perform accurate IT forensics

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Simple to install & easy to use

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Configuring and managing file and folder auditing in Windows Server is painful and inflexible. FileAudit represents a management layer that simplifies multi-server object auditing and reporting.

FileAudit 5.2 is tested by Timothy Warner, Microsoft MVP, for 4sysops, an online community for IT professionals

Timothy Warner

Microsoft Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP

I was amazed at how quick and simple it was to get FileAudit 5 up and running. The user interface is modern and intuitive, and the ease with which you can configue auditing and alerts was amazing. Award FileAudit is reviewed as "highly recommended" and given the Gold Award.

Richard Hicks

Network and Information Security Expert specializing in Microsoft technologies

With FileAudit, organizations have an easy yet robust tool for auditing files and folders that reside on Windows systems, run audit reports without the help of IT, and even send alerts about audited events.

FileAudit is reviewed as "excellent" by PC Mag

Samara Lynn

Lead Analyst - PC Mag

What's new in FileAudit

Mass access event alerts

FileAudit 5 can now send administrator alerts when mass access, copying, deletion or movement of bulk files has been detected, indicating a potential breach.

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Access tracking by IP address

Identify the IP address of the machine from which the user has accessed the file from. This further strengthens user identification; helps attribute access to an individual employee and identifies potential suspicious activities.

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Irregular access time alerts

Minimize the risk from access outside of regular working times by triggering administrator alerts when files are accessed during non-business hours.

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Case study

A US Biotechnology Company monitors employee access of corporate files

The install and initial configuration of FileAudit 4 was a breeze and only took a few minutes. It walks you through all the tasks required to ensure successful real-time auditing.

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VersionSupported systems
Windows XP | Windows Server 2003 | Windows Vista | Windows Server 2008 | Windows 7 | Windows Server 2008 R2 | Windows 8 | Windows Server 2012 | Windows 8.1 | Windows Server 2012 R2 | Windows 10 (64 bits computers included) | Windows Server 2016

Demo restriction : 30-day full version limited to 2 systems

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