Main Site HUB Security Scorecard API 10.1 Get a list of factors types

HUB

10.1 Get a list of factors types

Get a list of factors

This API endpoint allows you to get the list of factors that SecurityScorecard currently scores on. You can check out the full specification for this endpoint here

Resource URI

/metadata/factors

Parameters:

Name Required Description
No parameters

Sample Code:


            curl -X GET \
                https://api.securityscorecard.io/metadata/factors \
                -H 'Accept: application/json' \
                -H 'Authorization: Token <Your API Key>' \
                -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
                -H 'cache-control: no-cache'
        

Sample Response:


{
    "entries": [
        {
            "description": "Detecting insecure network settings",
            "key": "network_security",
            "name": "Network Security"
        },
        {
            "description": "Detecting DNS insecure configurations and vulnerabilities",
            "key": "dns_health",
            "name": "DNS Health"
        },
        {
            "description": "Out of date company assets which may contain vulnerabilities or risks",
            "key": "patching_cadence",
            "name": "Patching Cadence"
        },
        {
            "description": "Measuring security level of employee workstations",
            "key": "endpoint_security",
            "name": "Endpoint Security"
        },
        {
            "description": "Detecting suspicious activity, such as malware or spam, within your company network",
            "key": "ip_reputation",
            "name": "IP Reputation"
        },
        {
            "description": "Detecting common website application vulnerabilities",
            "key": "application_security",
            "name": "Application Security"
        },
        {
            "description": "Proprietary algorithms checking for implementation of common security best practices",
            "key": "cubit_score",
            "name": "Cubit Score"
        },
        {
            "description": "Monitoring hacker sites for chatter about your company",
            "key": "hacker_chatter",
            "name": "Hacker Chatter"
        },
        {
            "description": "Potentially confidential company information which may have been inadvertently leaked",
            "key": "leaked_information",
            "name": "Information Leak"
        },
        {
            "description": "Measuring company awareness to a social engineering or phishing attack",
            "key": "social_engineering",
            "name": "Social Engineering"
        }
    ]
}