Published on August 23rd, 2016 | by MaxiSoler0
Dawnscanner v1.6.2 – Ruby Code Auditing Tool
Dawnscanner is a source code scanner designed to review your ruby code for security issues. Dawnscanner is able to scan plain ruby scripts (e.g. command line applications) but all its features are unleashed when dealing with web applications source code.
It supports major MVC (Model View Controller) frameworks, out of the box:
- Ruby on Rails
Dawnscanner is built with security in mind to provide you:
A solid vulnerability knowledge base: version 1.5.0 contains 209 security checks and mailing list and website talking about security are continuously polled to include new checks
An easy to use tool: dawnscanner provides report in both text and HTML format, it has a json output to be consumed in a script and it provides rake tests to be included in your development workout
Vulnerabilty mitigation: dawnscanner has mitigation suggestions in its knowledge base. You won’t be alone dealing with security bugs.
More Information: here
Thanks to Paolo Perego, for sharing this tool with us.