This is a step by step guide on how to get an API key that can be used for safety. Using an API Key with safety gives you access to the latest vulnerabilities. The freely available database is synced only once per month.
In order to get an API Key you need a subscription on pyup.io.
Step 1 - Sign Up
Go to pyup.io and click on
Step 2 - Authorize
You will be redirected to a page on GitHub asking you for permissions to log into pyup.io with your
GitHub account. Click on
Step 3 - Select Permissions
Select the permissions you want to give pyup.io over your GitHub account. If you just want to obtain
an API Key, click on
No Repo Access.
Step 4 - Go to subscriptions
You will be redirected to the account page. In order to get an API Key, you need to subscribe to the Personal
or Organization plan. To do this, click on
Step 5 - Subscribe
Select the appropiate plan by clicking on the
Subscribe button. A modal will pop up. Fill in your
payment details and click on
Step 6 - Go back to account page
Once payment is complete, you'll be redirected to your subscriptions page. Click on
Account to get
back to your account page.
Step 7 - Copy your API key
Copy your API Key - done.