RbNaCl VS Brakeman

Compare RbNaCl vs Brakeman and see what are their differences.


Ruby FFI binding to the Networking and Cryptography (NaCl) library (a.k.a. libsodium) (by RubyCrypto)


A static analysis security vulnerability scanner for Ruby on Rails applications (by presidentbeef)
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RbNaCl Brakeman
1 9
956 6,491
0.3% -
2.8 7.6
7 days ago 5 days ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License Q Public License 1.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of RbNaCl. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Brakeman. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-28.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing RbNaCl and Brakeman you can also consider the following projects:

bundler-audit - Patch-level verification for Bundler

Rubocop - A Ruby static code analyzer and formatter, based on the community Ruby style guide. [Moved to: https://github.com/rubocop/rubocop]

Metasploit - Metasploit Framework

Rubycritic - A Ruby code quality reporter

Pronto - Quick automated code review of your changes

BeEF - The Browser Exploitation Framework Project

dawnscanner - Dawn is a static analysis security scanner for ruby written web applications. It supports Sinatra, Padrino and Ruby on Rails frameworks.

Reek - Code smell detector for Ruby

TSS - Threshold Secret Sharing - A Ruby implementation of Threshold Secret Sharing (Shamir) as defined in IETF Internet-Draft draft-mcgrew-tss-03.txt

Clamby - ClamAV interface to your Ruby on Rails project.

Rack::Attack - Rack middleware for blocking & throttling