npm audit is a new feature, introduced with npm@6. It shows all vulnerabilities your dependencies got (excluding peerDependencies).

You can disable the warning for single package installations with the ‘--no-audit’ flag.

Why do we need this ???

If you guys have used Github and have a long running project you might see something like this,

hoek@2.16.3…

Ashish Patel

Big Data Engineer at Walmartlabs, loves Competitive programming, Big Data.

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