IaC Security

Checkmarx One

Checkmarx Infrastructure
as Code (IaC) Security

Checkmarx’ laC Security strengthens cloud infrastructure with advanced scanning, proactive vulnerability identification and robust misconfiguration detection.

Manage and Provision Everywhere

Checkmarx’ laC Security solution protects your laC templates, enabling consistent and secure application provisioning in the cloud, addressing vulnerabilities for repeatable and secure deployments.

Scan, Triage, Alert, Fix

Scan and detect vulnerabilities and misconfigurations and prioritize them instantly. Automate your ticketing process and begin remediation using your preferred productivity tool.

Detect Vulnerabilities and Misconfigurations in IaC Templates

Checkmarx laC scanning integrates directly to your development cycle and prioritizes critical findings for easier management and safe deployment.

Prevent Vulnerable or Misconfigured Builds From Being Deployed

Checkmarx One allows tailored security rules for project compliance that are even capable of halting builds. Users can set custom flagging for vulnerabilities or misconfigurations, including in the Lines of Code column for comprehensive scan insights.

Alert Developers on Vulnerabilities and Misconfigurations in Real Time

The Visual Studio plugin seamlessly integrates within your development environment (IDE), allowing direct code uploads, an interactive interface displaying vulnerabilities, and optimized code scanning across files and projects.

IaC: Integrated and Simplified

Checkmarx’ laC Security seamlessly integrates into the development cycle
ensuring streamlined secured deployment.

Real Time Feedback on Vulnerabilities
and Misconfigurations

Identifies and prioritizes vulnerabilities, while consistently monitoring misconfigurations within
your laC templates in real time.

Real time IaC code

Scan laC files and receive immediate feedback. This allows vulnerabilities and misconfigurations to be quickly addressed and remediated.

Seamless integrations for tracking, correlating, and prioritizing risk

Seamlessly integrate into developer workflows to easily track, correlate, and prioritize risk across development stages.

Adhering to regulatory compliance and governance

Checkmarx helps organizations adhere to regulatory requirements and industry standards by identifying and rectifying security gaps in laC code.

Mitigate API Risk Faster

Discover and assess APIs everywhere – throughout the lifecycle, in documentation, source code, and dynamic testing – to address risks efficiently.

Prioritized Remediation

Focus your AppSec teams and developers on the most critical issues, by prioritizing API vulnerabilities based on their business value and risk.


What Our Customers Say

Customers who chose Checkmarx over others

“Checkmarx One definitely checks all my boxes from a security standpoint and has a great interface that’s engaging and easy to use. Some of the solutions we considered were more complicated. With Checkmarx One, it’s easy to get right to the problem with little to no learning curve.”

Joel Godbout

Cybersecurity and Networking Manager


The Forrester WaveTM: Software Composition Analysis, Q2 2023

"Checkmarx’s execution is impressive; it’s brought all the products under one cloud platform"

Joel Godbout

Cybersecurity and Networking Manager


The Forrester WaveTM: Software Composition Analysis, Q2 2023

"By Far The Best AppSec Tooling Decision We Have Made!!"

Joel Godbout

Cybersecurity and Networking Manager


The Forrester WaveTM: Software Composition Analysis, Q2 2023

"We were thrilled to find Checkmarx, which helped us improve the SLA for identifying and remediating risk, reduce risk and the number of vulnerabilities, and eliminate high- and meduim-risk issues."

Ubirajara Aguiar Jr.

Tech Lead, Red Team/DevSecOps


The Forrester WaveTM: Software Composition Analysis, Q2 2023

"Checkmarx made security team and developers life easier."

Security Analyst

IT Services


The Forrester WaveTM: Software Composition Analysis, Q2 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

Infrastructure as Code (IaC) refers to the practice of managing and provisioning computing infrastructure using machine-readable script or code, streamlining deployment processes, and ensuring consistency in the setup of various IT resources like networks.

The integrations supported by the Checkmarx  IaC Security are:

  • Azure Pipelines
  • Bamboo
  • Bitbucket Pipelines
  • CircleCI
  • Codefresh
  • Github Actions
  • GitLab CI
  • Jenkins
  • TeamCity
  • Travis
  • Pre-commit hooks
  • Terraform Cloud
  • Terraformer
  • AWS Codebuild
  • KICS Auto Scanning Extension for Visual Studio Code

Checkmarx’s IaC Security solution continuously scans and assesses  IaC files, allowing for immediate identification of security issues. It integrates directly into CI/CD pipelines and provides actionable insights directly in developers’ familiar environments, such as Visual Studio. This significantly reduces the risks posed by IaC misconfigurations and vulnerabilities, ensuring a more secure and resilient software deployment process.

Checkmarx offers a comprehensive IaC security solution within its cloud-native AppSec platform, Checkmarx One™. This solution integrates seamlessly into the development lifecycle, empowering developers to scan IaC files in real time, providing immediate feedback, and enabling continuous security posture assessment. Checkmarx’s IaC solution covers various stages of the development process, offering developers the tools to detect, prioritize, and remediate vulnerabilities and misconfigurations before they deploy into production environments. virtual machines, and storage, all controlled through code rather than manual intervention. This approach automates the configuration of infrastructure, enhancing scalability, reliability, and efficiency while reducing human error in deploying and managing IT resources.

Secure Your Code With
Checkmarx laC Security

Secure your code with Checkmarx’ laC Security solution.
Seamlessly integrate within the SDLC and prioritize risks, while empowering your developers with real-time feedback.


What CISOs say about Checkmarx

Customers who chose Checkmarx over others


PCL Construction

PCL Construction

PCL Construction

“With Checkmarx One, it’s easy to get right to the problem with little to no learning curve”


Joel Godbout

Manager, Cybersecurity and Networking | CISSP

Checkmarx One: The Enterprise Cloud-Native Application Security Platform

Checkmarx One delivers a full suite of enterprise AppSec solutions in a unified, cloud-based platform that allows enterprises to secure their applications from the first line of code to deployment in the cloud.

Get everything your enterprise needs to integrate AppSec across every stage of the SDLC and build a successful AppSec program.


Correlate multi-engine scans automatically to prioritize finding and fixing business-critical vulnerabilities

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Seamlessly integrate, track, and prioritize risks for enhanced protection. See why leading enterprises are leveraging Checkmarx laC Security.

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