Tool and Usage
|Latest release||2.1 |
Why this tool?
The primary objective of this software is to avoid doing direct lookups into public CVE databases. This reduces leaking sensitive queries and improves performance.
How it works
cve-search has a back-end to store vulnerabilities and related information. It comes with a web interface to search and manage vulnerabilities. Additionally, it has several tools to query the system and a web API interface.
Usage and audience
cve-search is commonly used for password strength testing, security assessment, vulnerability management, or vulnerability scanning. Target users for this tool are pentesters, security professionals, and system administrators.
- Application programming interface (API) available
- Command line interface
- Tool allows multiple integrations
- Web interface
Tool review and remarks
The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:
- + More than 10 contributors
- + More than 500 GitHub stars
- + The source code of this software is available
Supported operating systems
Cve-search is known to work on Linux.
Several dependencies are required to use cve-search.
Similar tools to cve-search:
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vFeed is a set of tools around correlated vulnerability and threat intelligence. It provides a database, API, and supporting tools to store vulnerability data.
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