GitHub Sherlock Mod

Interrogate your GitHub resources with the help of the world's greatest detectives: Steampipe + Sherlock.


GitHub is a provider of Internet hosting for software development and version control using Git.

Steampipe is an open source CLI to instantly query cloud APIs using SQL.

Steampipe Mods are collections of named queries, and codified controls that can be used to test current configuration of your cloud resources against a desired configuration.


Get started

Install the GitHub plugin with Steampipe:

steampipe plugin install github


git clone git@github.com:turbot/steampipe-mod-github-sherlock
cd steampipe-mod-github-sherlock

Run all benchmarks:

steampipe check all

Run a benchmark:

steampipe check benchmark.private_repo_best_practices

Run a specific control:

steampipe check control.public_repo_code_of_conduct_added


This mod uses the credentials configured in the Steampipe GitHub plugin.


No extra configuration is required.

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