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Getting started with CodeSec

Bringing Contrast’s enterprise-level security to your development workflow for FREE (forever)

Step 1 – Install

Open a command-prompt or terminal, then install with NPM,  Homebrew or by downloading binaries from Artifactory :

brew tap contrastsecurity/tap
brew install contrast

Step 2 – Authenticate

Authenticate using your existing GitHub or Google account.

contrast auth

Step 3 – Run

Find your vulnerabilities

Navigate to your chosen directory.
Then run a SCA audit on your Java, Javascript, Python, Ruby, GO, PHP or .NET code with the following command.

contrast audit


In minutes CodeSec by Contrast will report all known vulnerabilities found in your libraries with actionable remediation.


Supported languages: Java, Node, .NET, Ruby, Python, Go, PHP