steampipe plugin install shodan

Table: shodan_api_info - Query Shodan API Information using SQL

Shodan is a search engine that lets users find specific types of computers (webcams, routers, servers, etc.) connected to the internet using a variety of filters. The Shodan API provides a method for accessing Shodan's raw data in order to integrate it into other applications. It allows users to explore the internet in real-time and provides a way to determine the geographical location of hosts, discover given services, or identify certain devices.

Table Usage Guide

The shodan_api_info table provides insights into the Shodan API's plan, usage, and capabilities. As a security analyst, explore API-specific details through this table, including the plan's tier, the number of query credits available, and the scan credits remaining. Utilize it to monitor your usage of the Shodan API and to ensure it aligns with the capabilities of your current plan.


Get API status

Analyze the status of your APIs to ensure they're functioning as expected and to identify any potential issues that may need addressing. This can be crucial in maintaining smooth and efficient operations within your digital infrastructure.


Schema for shodan_api_info

_ctxjsonbSteampipe context in JSON form, e.g. connection_name.
httpsbooleanHTTPS support.
monitored_ipsbigintMonitored IPs.
plantextPlan for the API key.
query_creditsbigintQuery credits.
scan_creditsbigintScan credits.
telnetbooleanTelnet support.
unlocked_leftbigintUnlocked left.
usage_limitsjsonbUsage limits.


This table is available as a standalone Exporter CLI. Steampipe exporters are stand-alone binaries that allow you to extract data using Steampipe plugins without a database.

You can download the tarball for your platform from the Releases page, but it is simplest to install them with the script:

/bin/sh -c "$(curl -fsSL" -- shodan

You can pass the configuration to the command with the --config argument:

steampipe_export_shodan --config '<your_config>' shodan_api_info