About The Project

CVElk allows you to build a local Elastic Stack quickly using docker-compose and import data directly from NVD and EPSS.

Built With

Getting Started


CVElk was built and tested on macOS 13.0 and requires the following software:


  1. Clone the repository

    git clone
  2. Run the installation script.


Kibana Access

Once the shell script has finished running you can access the Kibana Dashboard at http://localhost:5601/ to start exploring the data.

There is an example dashboard included in the install: Default Dashboard


  • Scheduled Data Runs

Data Notes

Depending on your internet speed and the amount of data requested, startup can take 10 minutes to more than an hour. By Default:


Contributions are what make the open source community such an amazing place to be learn, inspire, and create. Any contributions you make are greatly appreciated.

  1. Fork the Project
  2. Create your Feature Branch (git checkout -b feature/AmazingFeature)
  3. Commit your Changes (git commit -m 'Add some AmazingFeature')
  4. Push to the Branch (git push origin feature/AmazingFeature)
  5. Open a Pull Request


Use the issues tab to report any problems or issues.


Distributed under the MIT License. See LICENSE for more information.


Jerry Gamblin – @jgamblin


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