Connecting Github

Integrating with SCM tool

Written by Nikhil Kukade
Updated over a week ago

After signing up, you will be redirected to the onboarding page. As part of onboarding, you will be prompted to connect Privado with your source code management tool for scanning the repositories.

Follow the steps mentioned in this article if you are using Github.

Pre requisite : It is required that you use Github admin credentials while connecting Privado with Github. If you do not have admin credentials you can invite admin by clicking on Invite a Team member

  1. Select GitHub by clicking on Github Marketplace.

2. You will be redirected to Github and prompted to enter the Github credentials. You should connect using the Github admin credentials

3.Upon successful login, GitHub will prompt you to Authorize the Privado app. These permissions allow us to scan the code repositories. Please select All Repositories.

(Note : Privado requires read only permissions to connect with Github. Privado does not copy or store any code that it discovers)

Refer to below video for following the steps mentioned in the article.

Upon successful connection Privado will fetch the repositories. The next step in onboarding is to follow the steps mentioned in Selecting Repositories.


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