Snyk is a security intelligence tool that scans vulnerabilities in code (Source code and binaries), open source dependencies, containers, and infrastructure as code and supports the shift left approach. Snyk provides security at various levels in integration with different tools. It provides SAST, SCA, IAC, Container security, and cloud environment security all from a single platform.  

What is Application Security ?

Application security encompasses security measures at the application level that aim to prevent data or code within the app to be exposed to vulnerabilities.With the shift left approach, the security considerations are being taken care of throughout the application development and design, till deployment and monitoring. Application security tools play crucial roles in various phases of application development to build a secure application. 

Free/ Trial version 

Free Version : For Individual Users

Trial Verson : YES 

Deployment Options

Cloud (SaaS or PaaS or IaaS) 

Desktop – Mac 

Desktop – Windows 


Parent Company


Snyk is the leader in developer security. It was founded in 2015. Snyk is used by 1,200 customers worldwide today, including industry leaders such as Asurion, Google, Intuit, MongoDB, New Relic, Revolut, and Salesforce.  


Snyk is recognized on the Forbes Cloud 100 2021, the 2021 CNBC Disruptor 50, and was named a Visionary in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for AST.