Safety DB

Date

late 2017

Technology

JSON

Project Type

Security

Open Python vulnerability database

Safety DB is a database for known vulnerabilities in Python packages. The database is fuelled by a live security monitoring service which was developed for pyup.io.

 

The monitoring service aggregates multiple publicly available sources like change-/commitlogs and the CVE database. There's a detailed blog post available here: Security in third party packages

Safety DB