We performed a comparison between Acunetix and Rapid7 AppSpider based on real PeerSpot user reviews.Find out in this report how the two Application Security Testing (AST) solutions compare in terms of features, pricing, service and support, easy of deployment, and ROI.
"The most valuable feature of Acunetix is the UI and the scan results are simple."
"Acunetix is the best service in the world. It is easy to manage. It gives a lot of information to the users to see and identify problems in their site or applications. It works very well."
"Overall, it's a very good tool and a very good engine."
"There is a lot of documentation on their website which makes setting it up and using it quite simple."
"The initial deployment is very straightforward and simple. The product is stable if configured properly."
"The setup is usually straightforward."
"AppSpider's most valuable feature is reporting - everything is stored in the local database so it can be sent to other machines."
"There are some versions of the solution that are not as stable as others."
"The only problem that they have is the price. It is a bit expensive, and you cannot change the number of applications for the whole year."
"While we do have it integrated with other solutions, it could still offer more integrations."
"The pricing is a bit on the higher side."
"There are some glitches with stability, and it is an area for improvement."
"AppSpider has some problems with the RAM needed while scanning."
"Integration could be better."
Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner is an automated web application security testing tool that audits your web applications by checking for vulnerabilities like SQL Injection, Cross site scripting, and other exploitable vulnerabilities.
SPAs, APIs, mobile—the evolution of application technology is measured in months, not years. Is your web application security testing tool designed to keep up? AppSpider lets you collect all the information needed to test all the apps so that you aren’t left with gaping application risks.
Our dynamic application security testing (DAST) solution crawls to the deepest, darkest corners of even the most modern and complex apps to effectively test for risk and get you the insight you need to remediate faster. With AppSpider on your side (or, rather, all of your sides), you’ll be able to scan all the apps today and always be ready for whatever comes next.
Acunetix is ranked 14th in Application Security Testing (AST) with 4 reviews while Rapid7 AppSpider is ranked 23rd in Application Security Testing (AST) with 3 reviews. Acunetix is rated 8.0, while Rapid7 AppSpider is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Acunetix writes "User-friendly and easy to set up but is a bit expensive". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Rapid7 AppSpider writes "Can be easily deployed, but the stability needs improvement". Acunetix is most compared with OWASP Zap, PortSwigger Burp Suite Professional, Invicti, Tenable.io Web Application Scanning and Snyk, whereas Rapid7 AppSpider is most compared with Rapid7 InsightAppSec, OWASP Zap, Tenable.io Web Application Scanning, HCL AppScan and Invicti. See our Acunetix vs. Rapid7 AppSpider report.
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