Contrast CLI

Use the Contrast command line interface (CLI) to gather and send information for your applications to Contrast. The CLI was introduced in the Contrast 3.7.0 release.

How it works

The Contrast CLI performs software composition analysis (SCA) on your application to show you the dependencies between open-source libraries, including where vulnerabilities have been introduced. By supplementing existing runtime instrumentation from Contrast agents, with data from pre-compile analysis (not typically available at runtime), Contrast can provide a more detailed and comprehensive view of your applications.

Take the following steps to successfully and continuously analyze your application: