Python Client for Web Security Scanner API#

alpha pypi versions

Web Security Scanner API: Web Security Scanner API (under development).

Quick Start#

In order to use this library, you first need to go through the following steps:

  1. Select or create a Cloud Platform project.

  2. Enable billing for your project.

  3. Enable the Web Security Scanner API.

  4. Setup Authentication.


Install this library in a virtualenv using pip. virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments. The basic problem it addresses is one of dependencies and versions, and indirectly permissions.

With virtualenv, it’s possible to install this library without needing system install permissions, and without clashing with the installed system dependencies.

Supported Python Versions#

Python >= 3.5

Deprecated Python Versions#

Python == 2.7. Python 2.7 support will be removed on January 1, 2020.


pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
source <your-env>/bin/activate
<your-env>/bin/pip install google-cloud-websecurityscanner


pip install virtualenv
virtualenv <your-env>
<your-env>\Scripts\pip.exe install google-cloud-websecurityscanner

Next Steps#

Api Reference#

This package includes clients for multiple versions of the Web Security Scanner API. By default, you will get v1beta, the latest version.

The previous alpha release, spelled v1alpha is provided to continue to support code previously written against it. In order to use it, you will want to import from it e.g., in lieu of (or the equivalent


For a list of all google-cloud-websecurityscanner releases.