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Project details
LicenseApache License 2.0
Programming languageRuby
AuthorShadab Siddiqui
Latest release1.2 []

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The tool uses RBAC (Role Based Access Control) with different levels of access. Jackhammer uses several tools to do dynamic and static code analysis (e.g. for Java, Ruby, Python, and Nodejs). It checks also for vulnerabilities in libraries. Due to its modular architecture, it can use several scanners out of the box, with options to add your own.

The Jackhammer project was initially added to GitHub on the 8th of May, 2017.

Usage and audience

Jackhammer is commonly used for collaboration or information sharing. Target users for this tool are developers and security professionals.

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Jackhammer is under development by Shadab Siddiqui.

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