Probely vs. Detectify

Both Probely and Detectify are web application scanning tools with some common features and unique traits. Detectify is more focused on attack surface monitoring and Probely is a typical application scanner. Here’s to help you get a comparative understanding of both tools.

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Detectify vs. Probely

Pricing
$289/month
€399/month
Scan behind login
Yes
Yes
Pentesting by Security Experts
Continuous automated scanning
Yes
Yes
Number of vulnerability scans
Unlimited
Unlimited
Zero False Positives ensured with vetted scans
Yes
Cloud Security Review for AWS/GCP/Azure
Compliance Reporting
Yes
Publicly Verifiable Pentest Certificate
Collaboration with expert pentesters
Yes
Remediation support within 24-hours
Integrations
Yes
Yes
Continuous compliance scanning
Only for PCI-DSS
Actionable vulnerability risk scoring

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Feature Comparison

Detectify

Pricing on the higher side

The surface monitoring plan by Detectify comes for $289/month. It strengthens the security of your internet-facing assets and detects vulnerabilities and weaknesses.

The functionality and user experience afforded by Detectify for its price are decent.

Probely

Decent value for money

Probely’s premium plan at 399/month  comes with application and API security testing for 5 different targets. It is also optimized for single-page apps. 

The API testing feature is a nice addition for this price point.

Powerful scanner but weak UI

Detectify offers visibility into your application and network assets and helps you run customized scans at different stages of app development.

It is a fine tool for monitoring attack surfaces across applications and running scans. However, when it comes to vulnerability analysis and management, the user experience could have been better. 

A lot of users have pointed at the UI as a weakness.

In-depth scans with varied use cases

Probely is equally adept in scanning API endpoints in single-page apps and scanning the entire API if it integrates with 3rd parties or multiple applications.

It is a great tool for scanning internal assets as well.

There are no complaints about the UI from users. However, the lack of cloud security oriented features strikes as a weakness. 

No pentest feature

Detectify doesn't come with a pentest feature. That means it cannot exploit vulnerabilities to find more insights about them or detect issues like business logic errors.

No pentest feature

Probely doesn't have a penetration testing feature either. While its application and API scanning products are on point, it lacks the depth of penetration testing.

No remediation support

Detectify conducts continuous surface monitoring and it can detect and report vulnerabilities, but when it comes to remediating those vulnerabilities, it doesn't have a support system in place.

No remediation support

Probely is on point with its vulnerability detection but not so much with remediation. It does not offer detailed remediation guidelines or in-call assistance to developers who are stuck with a certain vulnerability.

Integrations

Detectify integrates with Slack, Jira, and Splunk. You can use their API to connect the tool with your CI/CD pipeline. The procedure could have been easier. 

Integrations

Probely integrates with API/Webhook, Azure DevOps, CircleCI, DefectDojo, Jenkins, Jira, and Slack. They’ve thoroughly focused on customer feedback and improved this side of the offering.

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With features like continuous vulnerability assessment, scan behind login, and compliance-specific scans, Astra’s Pentest Platform minimizes the effort you need to put into security assessments. It’s like having your own team of security experts 🥷

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Collaborative dashboard
Seamlessly collaborate with your team members, CXOs and our Security experts.
Comprehensive Scanner
Our intelligent scanner find issues that other pentests often miss.
Industry-recognized certificate
Build trust among customers and partners with a security certificate.
Real-time, expert support
Get support from security experts right within and your dashboard.
Experienced team
Identify and patch security gaps in your cloud set-up.
Collaborative dashboard
Seamlessly collaborate with your team members, CXOs and our Security experts.
Comprehensive Scanner
Our intelligent scanner find issues that other pentests often miss.
Industry-recognized certificate
Build trust among customers and partners with a security certificate.
Real-time, expert support
Get support from security experts right within and your dashboard.
Experienced team
Identify and patch security gaps in your cloud set-up.
Collaborative dashboard
Seamlessly collaborate with your team members, CXOs and our Security experts.
Comprehensive Scanner
Our intelligent scanner find issues that other pentests often miss.
Industry-recognized certificate
Build trust among customers and partners with a security certificate.
Real-time, expert support
Get support from security experts right within and your dashboard.
Experienced team
Identify and patch security gaps in your cloud set-up.

Testimonials

Astra’s Pentest Platform has helped hundreds of businesses get their security on track. Here’s what some of them have to say.

Apoorva Verma
Co-founder, Rattle

We use Astra's Pentest to regularly scan our SaaS for vulnerabilities & ensure we're always securing ourselves proactively. Having access to the latest pentest reports helps our sales team close faster by inspiring confidence in potential customers.

Olivier Trupiano
Founder & CEO (Signalement)

I am very satisfied with the result and the recommendations of the audit report. It was an eye-opener. We were able to optimize the security of the app to meet the expectations of our customers.

Vinish Vijayan
(IT Manager), Muthooth Finance

Astra helps us become proactive secure and compliant. The platform makes vulnerability scanning & pentests a seamless experience. The automated vulnerability scans & comment collaboration with security engineers are my favourite features.

Frequently Asked Questions

What makes Astra the best VAPT provider?

Astra combines automated and manual pentest to offer the most comprehensive security testing solution, without burning a hole into your pocket. The pentest platform integrates easily with your CI/CD pipeline and the intuitive dashboard makes it easy to manage and monitor the vulnerabilities. It is a self-served tool, with excellent remediation support, and an impeccable record.

Do I need to make an upfront payment?

Yes, a Pentest is an in-depth exercise that requires hours of effort of human & technology resources. That’s why an upfront payment is expected.

Can I request a re-scan to check if the vulnerability is patched?

Definitely, once you’ve fixed the vulnerabilities you can request a scan simply by clicking a button on your dashboard. Following which, our engineers are notified and they plan a re-scan. If you are a business plan customer, you get a re-scan every month. If you’ve opted for a security audit separately then one re-scan is available to you.

Do you work with our developer in patching the vulnerabilities?

Yes, for sure. We assist your developers in fixing the vulnerabilities reported. Your developer can comment under each vulnerability if they have any questions regarding the fixation process.

What should I look for in a Pentest tool?

- A self-served tool with a capable team behind it to help you with roadblocks.

- Easy integrations with your SDLC.

- Value for money.

- Scan behind login pages.

- Remediation Support

Till what time can I ask for assistance for fixing?

You start seeing vulnerabilities reported by us from the day testing is started. You can ask for support in fixing the vulnerabilities for 30-days, starting from the day our engineers finish testing. During these 30 days, our engineers will be available to work with you or your developers and assist them in fixing bugs via the comment system of our dashboard. At any point, if the engineers feel that there is a need for a chat, they’ll be happy to talk to you over a chat too.

Does the vulnerability scanner/VAPT work only on a certain technology?

Not at all, the security audit and VAPT are agnostic of the technology stack and work well on all websites.

How to choose a VAPT company?

The main role of a VAPT service provider is to reveal all the underlying security vulnerabilities in your website. Always check for:

- # of tests

- VAPT methodology

- Depth of Penetration testing Report

- Video POCs

- Qualification of security engineers

- Certifications

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