IDE plugins for secure development
Snyk adds security directly into your IDE with real-time vulnerability scanning of code, open source libraries, containers, and cloud infrastructure — and provides actionable fix advice in-line so you can fix quickly and move on.
Develop securely wherever you code
Snyk offers IDE security plugins for JetBrains, Visual Studio Code, Eclipse, and Visual Studio.
By fixing issues early, Snyk Security helps you ace security reviews later down the line and avoid time-intensive or costly fixes downstream in a build process.
With automated and guided fixes in-line with code, Snyk provides the context and know-how to apply a fix while keeping you in your IDE. No distractions or downtime.
Get simplified fix advice and examples of similar fixes from open-source projects. Snyk Security is powered by the Snyk Intel Vulnerability Database and the Snyk Code AI engine to connect you with context you need to remediate.
Frequently asked questions
Snyk plugins require an API token to connect with your IDE. So if you haven’t already, sign up for a free Snyk account to get your token.
Snyk’s IDE plugins can be downloaded like any other plugin, either directly from within the IDE or from the respective marketplace listing. Simply search for “Snyk”!
Snyk provides plugins for all major JetBrains IDEs, including IntelliJ IDEA, WebStorm, PyCharm, GoLand, PhpStorm, Android Studio, AppCode, Rider and RubyMine, as well as Eclipse and VScode.
Testing your code within your IDE ensures you are identifying issues early on in development as opposed to finding them later in the process, when it is much more costly to fix.
Yes! Any Snyk user can use the plugins. They are also open source, so feel free to contribute to their development.
Security plugins provide real-time vulnerability scanning of code, open source libraries, containers, and cloud infrastructure. Most of Snyk’s plugins are based on the Snyk CLI. Once installed, the plugin will download the latest version of the Snyk CLI and use it to run scans.