CodeScan 4.2 Has Been Released
Will O'Brien posted this on March 11, 2019
CodeScan 4.2 is now available!
This huge update adds 20+ new and updated rules as well as improved documentation, bug fixes and SonarQube 7.6 compatibility.
New Security RulesCodeScan 4.2 includes a large amount of new security rules covering field level security, insecure hash algorithms, unescaped values and CSRF protection. New documentation allows you to understand these vulnerabilities better by providing detailed information from trusted security authorities such as OWASP and SANS.
New Code Quality RulesOur new code quality rules catch issues such as suspicious for-loop incrementers, certain class names taking precedence over Salesforce system classes and other issues that can cause problems if not addressed.
SonarQube 7.6 CompatbilitySonarQube 7.6 adds a range of great new features such as a cleaner directory structure and simplified Quality Gates. Learn more about these new features on the SonarQube website.
UpgradesWe have also fixed some problems and added support for Inherited Sharing Keywords in Apex. You can learn more about Inherited Sharing Keywords from the Salesforce Release Notes.
Get Started!CodeScan 4.2 is available for Self-Hosted users from our Downloads Page. Install instructions are available at docs.codescan.com.
If you are a CodeScan Cloud user, CodeScan 4.2 is already installed and ready for use.
Full release notes are available here.