Ruby security-tools

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as security-tools

Top 11 Ruby security-tool Projects

  • Brakeman

    A static analysis security vulnerability scanner for Ruby on Rails applications

    Project mention: First commits in a Ruby on Rails app | | 2024-01-17

    Brakeman - “Brakeman detects security vulnerabilities in Ruby on Rails applications via static analysis”

  • WhatWeb

    Next generation web scanner

  • PopRuby

    PopRuby: Clothing and Accessories for Ruby Developers. Fashion meets Ruby! Shop our fun Ruby-inspired apparel and accessories designed to celebrate the joy and diversity of the Ruby community.

  • bundler-audit

    Patch-level verification for Bundler

    Project mention: 4 Essential Security Tools To Level Up Your Rails Security | | 2023-05-31

    This Ruby gem is quite useful for detecting versions of gems that are known to be vulnerable to security issues. bundler-audit uses an open database of vulnerable gems called ruby-advisory-db and compares it to the versions that show up in your Gemfile.lock.

  • krane

    Kubernetes RBAC static analysis & visualisation tool (by appvia)

  • ronin

    Ronin is a Free and Open Source Ruby Toolkit for Security Research and Development. Ronin also allows for the rapid development and distribution of code, exploits, payloads, etc, via 3rd party git repositories. (by ronin-rb)

    Project mention: How to add a man page to your Ruby project, using kramdown-man and markdown | /r/ruby | 2023-12-06


  • haiti

    :key: Hash type identifier (CLI & lib)

    Project mention: haiti v2.1.0 | /r/Rawsec | 2023-11-15
  • Fugacious

    OSSSM (awesome). Open source short-term secure messaging

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • ctf-party

    :triangular_flag_on_post: A CLI tool & library to enhance and speed up script/exploit writing with string conversion/manipulation.

  • ronin-exploits

    A Ruby micro-framework for writing and running exploits

  • wordlist.rb

    A Ruby library and CLI for generating and working with wordlists.

  • rabid

    :cookie: A CLI tool and library allowing to simply decode all kind of BigIP cookies.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2024-01-17.

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What are some of the best open-source security-tool projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Brakeman 6,852
2 WhatWeb 5,002
3 bundler-audit 2,629
4 krane 652
5 ronin 600
6 haiti 537
7 Fugacious 110
8 ctf-party 75
9 ronin-exploits 60
10 wordlist.rb 45
11 rabid 9
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