In the realm of Software Composition Analysis (SCA), the significance of robust tools cannot be overstated. To further elevate your experience with Vigiles, our comprehensive SCA tool, we’re thrilled to introduce the Vigiles Command-Line Interface (CLI) – a game-changing addition designed to revolutionize your interaction with Vigiles APIs. This new CLI seamlessly integrates with third-party SBOM generation tools, such as syft, paving the way for a smoother and more efficient workflow.


Seamless Integration for Enhanced Workflow

What sets Vigiles-CLI apart is its effortless integration with third-party Software Bill of Materials (SBOM) generation tools like syft for not only faster and more accurate SBOM generation, but also a substantial reduction in false positives. This integration aims to streamline your journey from Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) discovery to remediation and documentation, with a focus on accuracy and efficiency in the security management process so you spend less time chasing false positives and analyzing vulnerability data.


The 3 Key Features and Benefits of Vigiles-CLI

  1. Efficient SBOM Generation: Vigiles-CLI streamlines the process of generating SBOMs by integrating with popular tools like “syft,” enhancing efficiency in your security management.
  2. Reduced False Positives: Experience a significant reduction in false positives, ensuring that your CVE discovery process is not only swift but also highly reliable.
  3. Seamless Workflow: The CLI facilitates a seamless workflow, making it easier for users to navigate through the complexities of embedded Linux device SBOMs and other ecosystem SBOMs.


How to Get Started with Vigiles-CLI

To embark on your journey towards enhanced SCA management, we encourage you to explore Vigiles-CLI and witness firsthand how it transforms your Vigiles experience. Detailed information and instructions on getting started with Vigiles-CLI can be found on our Git project page here.


Requirements and Setup

Before diving into the world of Vigiles-CLI, ensure you meet the necessary requirements. Vigiles-CLI requires Python version 3.6 or higher. Installation is straightforward with pip, and you can generate HTML documentation for further insights.


Usage and Configuration

Using Vigiles-CLI requires a key file for authentication, containing the user’s email address and API key. The tool can be configured to use specific product or folder locations, providing flexibility based on your needs.


How to Use Vigiles-CLI Scanner

Step 1:

Use our recommended SBOM generation tool guide to generate a CycloneDX or SPDX SBOM for your ecosystem.


Step 2:

Upload the generated SBOM to Vigiles using the vigiles-cli tool.

vigiles -k /path/to/linuxlink_key manifest upload /path/to/SBOM


Step 3:

View the Vigiles Vulnerability Text Report locally or access the online graphical report through the provided link.


Try Vigiles-CLI Today

Your journey towards a more secure and efficient software ecosystem just got an upgrade! To experience the benefits of Vigiles-CLI, try a demo version with Vigiles Prime today. Visit our Git project page for detailed information and resources to get started!

In the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity, tools like Vigiles-CLI are indispensable for staying ahead of potential vulnerabilities. With its seamless integration, efficient workflow, and robust features, Vigiles-CLI is poised to redefine your SCA management experience. Take the first step towards a more secure future by trying Vigiles Prime for 30 Days for free today!