SonarLint for Eclipse 8.0 - Clean Code attributes, more secret detection rules

Hello Eclipse users,

The main focus of this new release is to reflect our updated vision of Clean Code; you can read more about this important change in Sonar products here.

One of the more visible changes you’ll notice is that for each issue raised in your code, SonarLint reports the associated Clean Code attribute and the Software qualities that are impacted. You can learn more about those definitions here.

Among the other remarkable changes in this release, in order to help you keep your secrets (tokens, passwords, API keys) secure, we added the capability to detect secrets for 22 more popular cloud applications and providers, you can see the full list of supported rules here.

Here is a selection of the other changes:

You can see more in the release notes.