Security FAQs

Will NUCLEAUS™ copy my code repositories or software repositories?
No, the scanner will never copy your code.

Can NUCLEAUS™ make changes to my code?
NUCLEAUS™ cannot make changes to your code. Its role is solely to suggest remediation strategies to fix vulnerabilities and dependencies in your code base.

How long does NUCLEAUS™ keep my code?
 NUCLEAUS™ will NEVER “keep” your code, NUCLEAUS™ will only take the results of your scans - just summary information and the store is encrypted.

If you cancel your account, NUCLEAUS™ will keep your configuration and summary information for fourteen (14) days before it deletes your scan results.

How does your authentication work?
NUCLEAUS™ uses Auth0 to secure your accounts. For more information, visit

How do I know my data is safe?
Security is very important. NUCLEAUS™ code base, like yours, is constantly scanned for vulnerabilities, dependencies and bugs. Our development team is constantly working on hardening the platform as we speak.

Do you ever see my code?
No, we do not ever see your code. 

Does NUCLEAUS™ have access to my code?
No, we do not ever access your code. 

Is the scanner secure?
Yes it is encrypted. 

What do you encrypt?
We encrypt the data at all points in the communication lifecycle, including in transit and at rest. 

Does Nucleaus have a mobile application?
Yes we do! We offer an iOS app through the App Store and an Android app through Google Play.

Is the mobile app free?
Yes it is, but you have to first purchase a subscription through our website to see your code scanning results.

Can i do everything from the mobile app?
After you have established a subscription and completed a scan, you are able to retrieve your data through the mobile app. 

What is the process to see my scan results in the app?
Here are the steps for you to see your scan results in the application: 

  1. Visit to purchase the number of code repositories you want scanned;
  2. You will get an “Auth0” email for secure login, This login will be the SAME for your mobile application login; 
  3. Log and add a repo or repo’s to be scanned;
  4. You can wait for the automated scheduler to do your scans or start one immediately;
  5. Once your scans are complete your dashboard will populate;
  6. At that time, go log into the App with your Auth0 credentials and you will see your Dashboard.

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