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Downloads:

25,590

Downloads of v 1.21.0:

1,413

Last Update:

30 Sep 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft Corporation

Tags:

admin powershell module code analysis

PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module)

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1.21.0 | Updated: 30 Sep 2022

Downloads:

25,590

Downloads of v 1.21.0:

1,413

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Microsoft Corporation

PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.21.0

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade psscriptanalyzer -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade psscriptanalyzer -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install psscriptanalyzer
  win_chocolatey:
    name: psscriptanalyzer
    version: '1.21.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'psscriptanalyzer' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.21.0'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller psscriptanalyzer
{
    Name     = "psscriptanalyzer"
    Version  = "1.21.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'psscriptanalyzer':
  ensure   => '1.21.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 30 Sep 2022.

Description

PSScriptAnalyzer is a static code checker for Windows PowerShell modules and scripts. PSScriptAnalyzer checks the quality of Windows PowerShell code by running a set of rules. The rules are based on PowerShell best practices identified by PowerShell Team and the community. It generates DiagnosticResults (errors and warnings) to inform users about potential code defects and suggests possible solutions for improvements.

PSScriptAnalyzer is shipped with a collection of built-in rules that checks various aspects of PowerShell code such as presence of uninitialized variables, usage of PSCredential Type, usage of Invoke-Expression etc. Additional functionalities such as exclude/include specific rules are also supported.

You can pass the following parameters:

  • /core - Installs the module in the AllUsers scope for PowerShell Core;
  • /desktop - Installs the module in the AllUsers scope for Windows PowerShell (ie. Desktop Edition);

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.


tools\.skipAutoUninstaller
 
tools\chocolateyBeforeModify.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$moduleName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName      # this could be different from package name
Remove-Module -Name $moduleName -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$moduleName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName  # this may be different from the package name and different case
$moduleVersion = $env:ChocolateyPackageVersion  # this may change so keep this here
$savedParamsPath = Join-Path $toolsDir -ChildPath 'parameters.saved'

if ($PSVersionTable.PSVersion.Major -lt 3) {
    throw "$moduleName module requires a minimum of PowerShell v3."
}
# module may already be installed outside of Chocolatey
Remove-Module -Name $moduleName -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue

# remove the saved parameters file if it exists
if (Test-Path -Path $savedParamsPath) {
    Remove-Item -Path $savedParamsPath -Force
}

$params = Get-PackageParameters

$sourcePath = Join-Path -Path $toolsDir -ChildPath "$modulename.zip"
$destinationPath = @()
if ($params.Desktop -or (-not $params.Core)) {
    $desktopPath = Join-Path -Path $env:ProgramFiles -ChildPath "WindowsPowerShell\Modules\$moduleName"

    # PS > 5 needs to extract to a folder with the module version
    if ($PSVersionTable.PSVersion.Major -ge 5) {
        $desktopPath = Join-Path -Path $desktopPath -ChildPath $moduleVersion
    }

    $destinationPath += $desktopPath
}

if ($params.Core) {
    $destinationPath += Join-Path -Path $env:ProgramFiles -ChildPath "PowerShell\Modules\$moduleName\$moduleVersion"
}

ForEach ($destPath in $destinationPath) {
    Write-Verbose "Installing '$modulename' to '$destPath'."

    # check destination path exists and create if not
    if (Test-Path -Path $destPath) {
        $null = New-Item -Path $destPath -ItemType Directory -Force
    }
    Get-ChocolateyUnzip -FileFullPath $sourcePath -Destination $destPath -PackageName $moduleName

    # save the locations where the module was installed so we can uninstall it
    Add-Content -Path $savedParamsPath -Value $destPath
}

# For PowerShell 4 the module destination needs to be added to the PSModulePath
if ($PSVersionTable.PSVersion.Major -lt 4) {
    $modulePaths = [Environment]::GetEnvironmentVariable('PSModulePath', 'Machine') -split ';'
    if ($modulePaths -notcontains $destPath) {
        Write-Verbose "Adding '$destPath' to PSModulePath."
        $newModulePath = @($destPath, $modulePaths) -join ';'

        [Environment]::SetEnvironmentVariable('PSModulePath', $newModulePath, 'Machine')
        $env:PSModulePath = $newModulePath
    }
}

# cleanup the module from the Chocolatey $toolsDir folder
Remove-Item -Path $sourcePath -Force -Recurse
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$moduleName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName  # this may be different from the package name and different case
$savedParamsPath = Join-Path $toolsDir -ChildPath 'parameters.saved'

if (Test-Path -Path $savedParamsPath) {
    $removePath = Get-Content -Path $savedParamsPath
}
else {
    $removePath = Join-Path -Path $env:ProgramFiles -ChildPath "WindowsPowerShell\Modules\$moduleName"
}

ForEach ($path in $removePath) {
    Write-Verbose "Removing all version of '$moduleName' from '$path'."
    Remove-Item -Path $path -Recurse -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
}

# remove path of module from $env:PSModulePath
if ($PSVersionTable.PSVersion.Major -lt 4) {
    $modulePaths = [Environment]::GetEnvironmentVariable('PSModulePath', 'Machine') -split ';'

    Write-Verbose "Removing '$sourcePath' from PSModulePath."
    $newModulePath = $modulePaths | Where-Object { $_ -ne $sourcePath }

[Environment]::SetEnvironmentVariable('PSModulePath', $newModulePath, 'Machine')
$env:PSModulePath = $newModulePath
}
tools\LICENSE.txt
From: https://github.com/PowerShell/PSScriptAnalyzer/blob/development/LICENSE

LICENSE

The MIT License (MIT)

Copyright (c) 2015 Microsoft Corporation.

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in
all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN
THE SOFTWARE.
tools\PSScriptAnalyzer.zip
md5: FB6C352085DB5921957D07C3C4D91ACE | sha1: 598784EF4113D981CF78E9A067E48EEE14E72DEC | sha256: B2BFE0E2987DF279EC3957C5426F1851B1E610285DD851CA7741ABB356270721 | sha512: B49AE913ACD99672044F1727417ACD2E880DE5BC2AB50B8CB94207767CE4824012AC26462F9BB15063AAC241C3D49E53CE69A5F1A61EA4D7588D2B94E48719D2
tools\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION

To verify the files using the project source:

1. Please go to the project source location (https://github.com/PowerShell/PSScriptAnalyzer) and download the source files;
2. Build the source to create the binary files to verify;
3. Use Get-FileHash -Path <FILE TO VERIFY> to get the file hash value from both the built file (from step 1 above) and the file from the package and compare them;

Alternatively you can download the module from the PowerShell Gallery ...

    Save-Module -Name PSScriptAnalyzer -Path <PATH TO DOWNLOAD TO>

... and compare the files from the package against those in the installed module. Again use Get-FileHash -Path <FILE TO VERIFY> to retrieve those hash values.

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.20.0 6413 Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.19.1 6710 Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.19.0 2290 Monday, May 4, 2020 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.18.3 2720 Monday, September 16, 2019 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.18.2 445 Wednesday, September 4, 2019 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.18.1 3571 Friday, June 14, 2019 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.18.0 377 Friday, March 22, 2019 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.17.1 909 Wednesday, June 6, 2018 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.17.0 248 Saturday, June 2, 2018 Approved
PSScriptAnalyzer (PowerShell Module) 1.16.1 323 Saturday, May 12, 2018 Approved

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