Cppcheck is an static analysis tool for C/C++ code. Unlike C/C++ compilers and many other analysis tools it does not detect syntax errors in the code. Cppcheck primarily detects the types of bugs that the compilers normally do not detect.
- - Cppcheck is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to Splint.
- - Cppcheck is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Splint.
A simple tool for finding bugs in shell scripts.
- - Shellcheck is the most popular Web-based alternative to Splint.
Coverity Scan Static Analysis allows to find and fix defects in your Java, C/C++ or C# open source project for free.
- - Coverity Scan is the most popular Mac alternative to Splint.
Flawfinder examines C/C++ source code and reports possible security weaknesses ("flaws'') sorted by risk level. It's very useful for quickly finding and removing at least some potential security problems before a program is widely released to the public.
Comments about Flawfinder as a Alternative to Splint
Is actively maintained and really fast. Works out of the box without configuration.0
EDoC++ is a C++ source analysis tool designed to identify problems associated with the use of exceptions in C++ code. Additionally EDoC++ can be used to generate detailed documentation
Parasoft’s C/C++test is the fully-integrated software testing solution for embedded safety-critical industries. Its automated software testing capabilities are also made for today’s high-velocity Agile DevOps environments.
- - Parasoft C/C++test is the most popular commercial alternative to Splint.
lgtm.com is a platform for code analytics. It's free to use for open source software; results for over 55k projects are readily available (add your own!), has automatic code review pull request integration (GitHub, Bitbucket, GitLab), and much more.
VCG is an automated code security review tool that handles C/C++, Java, C#, VB and PL/SQL. It has a few features that should hopefully make it useful to anyone conducting code security reviews, particularly where time is at a premium: