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[Video] Security scanning within Gradle

Check out the Snyk Gradle plugin.

Scan your thirds party open source dependencies for security vulnerabilities direct from Gradle using the new Snyk Gradle plugin.

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Snyk Gradle Plugin - Scanning and monitoring your dependencies for security vulnerabilities from Gradle

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Snyk plugin for Gradle

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Snyk helps you find, fix and monitor for known vulnerabilities in your dependencies, both on an ad hoc basis and as part of your CI (Build) system.

The Snyk Gradle plugin tests and monitors your Gradle dependencies.

ℹ️ This product is not an official Snyk supported product. It is an open-source community driven project that is initialised and partially maintained by Snyk engineers

Using the Snyk Plugin for Gradle

The latest version of the plugin is released at the Gradle Plugins Portal Import the plugin using the plugin DSL


plugins {
  id "io.snyk.gradle.plugin.snykplugin" version "0.4"
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plugins {
  id("io.snyk.gradle.plugin.snykplugin") version "0.4"
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snyk {
    arguments = '--all-sub-projects'
    severity = 'low'
    api = 'xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx'
    autoDownload = true
    autoUpdate = true
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