Klocwork JavaScript
July 15, 2021

Klocwork 2021.2 Launches JavaScript Analysis Engine

Static Analysis

The latest release of Klocwork features the launch of JavaScript, which greatly enhances the static analysis and SAST tool’s offerings. In addition, the release includes a number of other significant improvements that greatly enhance the tool’s performance and functionality.

Here, we provide an overview of the new analysis engine.

Klocwork 2021.2 — JavaScript Analysis Engine

Klocwork 2021.2 launches JavaScript as a new supported analysis language, which provides you with the ability to scan JavaScript code for defects, errors, and bugs. This includes 284 new checks for rule violations, security weaknesses, code quality, and coding best practices.

The analysis engine provides support for:

  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript
  • JSX
  • React
  • Vue

Why JavaScript

JavaScript is one of the leading software development coding languages — especially in modern web application development. In fact, according to recent industry surveys, roughly 70% of all projects created over the past 12 months used JavaScript.

With such widespread adoption and reliance on JavaScript within the marketplace, it is essential that you are able to ensure the quality and security of your code. And, one of the most effective ways to do so is to use a static code analysis tool, like Klocwork.

Why Choose Klocwork

The Klocwork JavaScript analysis engine provides you with early identification of security and quality issues sooner in the SDLC. This enables you to manage and resolve software risk factors quickly while delivering products and features to the market faster. Therefore, regardless of your industry, you can rely on Klocwork for all your static code analysis and SAST needs.

To learn more about all the new enhancements to Klocwork, visit What’s New in Klocwork. And, if you would like to see the latest version in action, sign up for an on-demand demo.

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