USB Activity Alerts for
Data Theft Prevention & USB Security

AccessPatrol’s email reports and alerts provide your organization with the USB monitoring  tools it needs to protect data from insider data theft.

Instantly notify designated people to high-risk activities and automate the distribution of data loss prevention reports for easy archiving and USB file operations monitoring.

Access Patrol

Try AccessPatrol for Free

Fully functional. Easy to use. Install in minutes.

Screenshot of ccessPatrol's email alerts with alerts for USB file transfers and use of blocked devices
  • Send AccessPatrol’s data loss prevention reports straight to your security team’s inbox when alerts are triggered

  • Customize thresholds to send email alerts based on suspicious USB device use, file operations, or specific file types

  • Combine with AccessPatrol’s other USB control features to enforce your removable media device policy

USB File Operations Alerts

Protect sensitive data against theft by alerting security personnel when suspicious file operations are performed on USB storage devices, cell phones, and cameras. Configure file operations alerts based on file extensions (.exe, .zip, .msi, .xslx, .cad, etc) or file names.

You can configure file operations alerts to trigger when:

  • Files are created on external storage devices
  • Files are transferred to external storage devices

  • Files are deleted from external storage devices

  • Files are saved as to external storage devices

  • Files are renamed on external storage devices

AccessPatrol USB Device Control Software Report - USB File Operations
Screenshot of AccessPatrol's USB activity email alerts setup window. Alerts are set for .exe, .zip, .cad, and .xlsx file transfers

USB File Transfers Alerts

Get alerts when specific file types and file names are transferred to removable storage devices. 

You can configure USB file activity alerts to trigger when:

  • A user commits and sort of file operation

  • A user transfers specific file types
  • A user transfers files with pre-defined keywords in the file name

USB Device Usage Alerts

With the Email Alerts by Devices feature you can trigger real-time alerts based on the peripheral device usage of your organization

You can configure USB device usage alerts to trigger when:

  • A Specific USB device is used
  • Any USB device is used
  • An unknown USB device is used
  • Any blocked or allowed USB device is used
AccessPatrol allowed vs denied USB device report with a list of storage devices listed

Try AccessPatrol for Free

Fully functional. Easy to use. Install in minutes.

AccessPatrol’s USB Control Features

Block USB

Block USB

One click to block USB portable storage devices 

Block External Devices

Peripheral Control

Easily block DVDs, iPods, external hard drives and more

Device Permissions

Device Permissions

Set full access, read only or no access on storage devices

Allowed List

Allowed List

Allow specific trusted peripheral devices to be used


USB Activity Reports

Report on devices accessed or blocked on your network

Track File Transfers

Log USB File Transfer

Monitor files that are copied to USB storage devices

Deivce Access Code

Access Code Generator

Provide temporary access to peripheral devices

Email Alert

Email Alerts

Get alerts of unauthorized file transfers and device use

Email Report

Email Reports

Schedule device reports directly to your administrator's inbox

Block Phones

Block Phones

Prevent users from connecting phones to company computers

Block Files

Block File Transfers

Prevent files from being transferred to portable storage


Stealth Mode

AccessPatrol can run silently in the background or alert users

Internet Off

Centralized Console

Manage all your users from the
centralized console with Active
Directory import or syncing

Internet Off

Platform Security

Protect your CurrentWare console
with 2FA, passwords, privilege
management, and more

Internet Off

Offsite Management

Extend onsite Internet usage
policies to laptops running outside
the corporate network

Internet Off

SQL Server Supported

Database scaled for enterprise and
large business operations using
Microsoft SQL Server


Try AccessPatrol for Free

Fully functional. Easy to use. Install in minutes.