Checkmarx Launches Infrastructure as Code Scanning Solution to Secure Cloud-Native Applications: KICS

Keeping Infrastructure as Code Secure (KICS)

An open source solution for static code analysis of Infrastructure as Code.

  • Easy to install and run
  • Easy to understand results
  • Easy to integrate into CI

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Supported Platforms

KICS finds security vulnerabilities, compliance issues, and infrastructure misconfigurations in following Infrastructure as Code solutions: Terraform, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS CloudFormation, Ansible.

Over 1000 queries are available.

Features

Complete

KICS finds security vulnerabilities, compliance issues, and infrastructure misconfigurations in following Infrastructure as Code solutions: Terraform, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS CloudFormation, Ansible. 1000+ queries are available.

Open Source

KICS is open and will always stay such. Both the scanning engine and the security queries are clear and open for the software development community.

Extensible

KICS is open and will always stay such. Both the scanning engine and the security queries are clear and open for the software development community.

Documentation

Explore the project documentation for quick installation and integration instructions. Or take the next step and explore the contribution options.

Contribute

KICS is a community project. It’s built as an open source from day one, and anyone can find his own way to contribute to the project.

Within just minutes, you can start making a difference, by sharing your expertise with a community of thousands of security experts and software developers.

Checkmarx/KICS

github Automate passing version number as linker 2 Hr Ago
Assets Update query IAM Access Key Is Exposed 12 Days Ago
cmd Fixed gosec issues #1860 (#1861) 10 Mins Ago
docs added configuration file documentation 50 Mins Ago
internal Automate passing version number as linker 2 Hr Ago
pkg fixing formatting for all terraform, ansible 21 Days Ago
.editor Fixing unit tests on Windows (#1920) 1 Hr Ago
.config Change linter version 45 Mins Ago
.maker Phase1 docs updates 4 Days Ago