Analyze Detailed Scanned Data on Resources

JFrog Security Documentation

JFrog Xray
Content Type
User Guide

Each of the scanned resources - packages, builds, artifacts and Release Bundles contains the following set of Xray sub-tabs and a list of actions.

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The Xray Data sub tabs are:

  • Violations: These are violations to filters defined on a watch. They are only reported for the root component, not for its dependencies.

  • Security: Known security vulnerabilities for the selected component.

  • Licenses: OSS licenses used by the component.

  • Decedents: Components that the selected component includes (depends on).

  • Ascendants: Components that include (depend on) the selected component.

The following sections describe the Xray Data sub tabs displaying the Packages resource as an example. Please note the tabs are identical for builds, artifacts and Release Bundles.


Displays the violations detected on the package version based on the watches and associated policies set by the users. You can view the vulnerability severity, type and the associated policies. To view a components and its dependencies, click on the Component icon. In some cases, when violations are detected, as security or legal personnel, you would like to accept or to add some of these violations to an Allow List. For more information, see Ignore Rules.


Violation Details

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Vulnerability Details

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Physical Path of Vulnerable Component

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Displays the known security vulnerabilities for the selected package version and the effected versions and fixed versions that do not contain the vulnerability. For a description of detailed severity levels see Determine the Issue Severity Level for Operating Systems Packages


To examine the details of a violation, click the violation in the list to display the Issues Details popup.


Displays the licenses is assigned to a specific version and triggers violations in case it matches criteria of any existing Watches. Click on the License to view the license attached to the components.