Burp/ZAP/Maven extension that integrate Retire.js repository to find vulnerable Javascript libraries.
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Creation of a second repo file only for tests to avoid side effects to the tests.
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Burp/ZAP extension that integrate Retire.js repository to find vulnerable JavaScript libraries. It passively look at JavaScript files loaded and identify those vulnerable based on various signature types (URL, filename, file content or specific hash).


This software is release under Apache 2.0.


Last updated : March 6th, 2018

Burp Suite plugin : Download (also available on the BApp Store)

ZAP plugin : Download

Burp plugin

Retire.js Burp plugin

Retire.js Burp plugin

ZAP plugin

Retire.js ZAP plugin

Maven plugin Maven Central

Run the Maven plugin with the goal scan:

$ cd myproject
$ mvn com.h3xstream.retirejs:retirejs-maven-plugin:scan
[INFO] --- retirejs-maven-plugin:1.0.0-SNAPSHOT:scan (default-cli) @ myproject ---
[WARNING] jquery.js contains a vulnerable JavaScript library.
[INFO] Path: C:\Code\myproject\src\main\webapp\js\jquery.js
[INFO] jquery version 1.8.1 is vulnerable.
[INFO] + http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/11290
[INFO] + http://research.insecurelabs.org/jquery/test/

The additional parameter -DretireJsBreakOnFailure can be use to break the build when at least one vulnerability is found.

[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[INFO] Total time: 1.450 s
[INFO] Finished at: 2015-02-19T13:37:00-05:00
[INFO] Final Memory: 11M/245M
[INFO] ------------------------------------------------------------------------
[ERROR] Failed to execute goal com.h3xstream.retirejs:retirejs-maven-plugin:1.0.0:scan (default-cli) on project
my-web-app: 6 known vulnerabilities were identified in the JavaScript librairies. -> [Help 1]

Run the Maven plugin as part of your build

Use the following configuration to run the Maven plugin as part of your build. Only one <repoUrl> may be specified at a time. To scan / iterate earlier in your build cycle, you can bind the plugin to the validate phase.