Bandit - Security Scanner for Python


Bandit is a free vulnerability scanner (SAST) for your Python applications.

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What is Bandit?

Bandit is a free static application security scanning tool which checks Python applications for security vulnerabilities.

Bandit SAST tool

How to install Bandit?

Install Bandit:

					pip install bandit

install from source:

					python install

install via Snap:

					sudo snap install bandit

install on macOS:

					python3 -m venv bandit-env
source bandit-env/bin/activate
pip install bandit

How to run a scan with Bandit?

to run Bandit on your application


and you will get Bandit results on the console:

Bandit SAST tool scan result

please share your experiences with Bandit.


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