CodeQL documentation

CodeQL query help

View the query help for the queries included in the code-scanning, security-extended, and security-and-quality query suites for the languages supported by CodeQL.


Each query help article includes:

  • A summary of key metadata for the query.

  • Information about which query suites the query is included in.

  • A link to the query in the CodeQL repository.

  • A description of the potential vulnerability that the query identifies and a recommendation for how to avoid introducing the problem to your code.

For a full list of the CWEs covered by these queries, see “CodeQL CWE coverage.”

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