GrammaTech, Inc. CodeSonar

Basic Information
Tool first release date
1999-05-11
Version release date
2019-12-11
Software cost
Paid
Software license
Proprietary
Hosting
Self-Hosted
Supported operating systems
FreeBSD, macOS, Linux, NetBSD, Solaris, Windows
Process Integration
Deployment model
Workstation, CI Server
Analysis inputs
Pre-compiled binary, Compilation along with all dependencies, Source code
Display results in IDE
Eclipse, Visual Studio, VS Code
Live analysis & feedback while coding in IDE
None
Pre-commit invocation from workstation
CI Integration
Generic command line interface (CLI), Ant, Hudson, Jenkins
Able to analyze incremental changes to code (commit, patch, pull request)
Can schedule scans
API method to report results in SARIF format
API method to report results in XML/JSON/CSV format
Coverage
Claimed CWE coverage notes
925 distinct CWE
Supported programming languages
C, C#, C++, Java
Claimed Weakness Coverage
Claimed Weakness Coverage information hasn't been collected yet for this analyzer.
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Checker Customization
Can disable checkers
Can customize checker logic
First-class API to create new checkers
Speed & Scalability
Parallelizes on one host
Parallelizes across more than one host
Results Quality
Provides explanation of warning
Provides severity of warning
Provides confidence information about warning
Provides code context around warning
Provides control flow context for warning
Provides data flow context for warning
Provides code coverage information per checker
Reporting
Results suppression even after code changes
Show differences in results set to previous scan
Integration with external remediation bug tracker
Jira
Two-way data sync with external remediation bug tracker
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Ability to search results
Filter results by compliance standard
AutoSAR C++14, CERT C Secure Coding Standards, CERT C++ Secure Coding Standards, CWE All, CWE/SANS Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors (2011), DISA STIG 3.10, DISA STIG 4.3, MISRA C (2012), MISRA C++ (2008), NIST 800-53 Revision 4, OWASP Mobile Top 10, OWASP Top Ten (2013), OWASP Top Ten (2017)
Centralized reporting
Role-based access
Support
Installation guide or documentation
User/operator guide or documentation
Integration guide or API documentation