First, you need to configure the Kiuwan Gallery to download K4D for VS from Kiuwan.
In Visual Studio, go to Tools >> Options
Open Environment >> Extension and Updates and Add a new one with URL: https://www.kiuwan.com/pub/vsgallery/atom.xml
After Apply and OK, got to Tools >> Extensions and Updates..
Select Online >> Kiuwan Gallery
Click Download. Next, you need to close VS to K4D to be installed.
Click Modify and K4D is downloaded and installed.
After installation, you need to configure K4D to connect to Kiuwan. Please, remember that you need to have a valid Kiuwan Account.
Go to Tools >> Options and select Kiuwan for Visual Studio >> Connection properties
Please, Check credentials before apply changes.
Mapping your VS Project to Kiuwan Application
After K4D is installed, you are ready to map your VS project to a Kiuwan application.
To map your VS project to Kiuwan, right-click on your project and select Kiuwan Project Properties.
A dialog will open with a combo of available applications where you can select the application that matches your project in the Kiuwan account.
Kiuwan Defects List
Once mapped, you can open Kiuwan Defects List by selecting View >> Other Windows >> Kiuwan Defects Window
You can also open Kiuwan Defects List by clicking on Kiuwan icon at Solution Explorer toolbar
Kiuwan Defect List window will appear dockes to your VS layout. Double-clicking on a defect will open the file and select the line of the defect.
In case the selected defect is a injection vulnerability, you can see the Propagation Path at the Properties tab
Right-clicking on a defect will let you mark the defects as Reviewed.
Also, right-clicking on the defect and selecting Rule information will open the documentation of the Kiuwan rule that detected the selected defect.
Refreshing Defects List
Configuring the Contents of Defects List
Clicking on icon will allow to configure the Contents of Kiuwan Defects List.
Configuring the Filters of Defects List
Clicking on icon will allow to configure Filters on Kiuwan Defect List.
Support and Troubleshooting
If you experience problems with the Kiuwan extension for Visual Studio, you can read Kiuwan Documentation to find a solution, or if you prefer you can collect troubleshooting information and send it to us.
Visit Contact Kiuwan Technical Support on how to contact us. We will address your problem as soon as possible.