June 28, 2017

Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

Jun 12, 2017 0 256

At a Gartner Security and Risk Management conference today, Qualys announced it has extended its continuous monitoring service to support Docker containers. Qualys developed a container sensor that can be distributed as a Docker image to make ...

Coming to Terms with Container Security

May 8, 2017 0 525

When it comes to emerging technologies of almost any kind, there’s a natural amount of fear and loathing involving IT security. In almost every case, security is cited as the No. 1 barrier to adoption. Regardless of ...

5 Common Myths about Containers

Nov 18, 2016 4 2876

Containers are faster. Containers work only on Linux. Containers are insecure. These are all examples of myths about Docker and other container platforms that continue to persist. Some of these misconceptions reflect popular misunderstandings of containers. Others ...

With FlawCheck Acquisition, Tenable Adds Container Security

Oct 26, 2016 0 847

Tenable is synonymous with security, but most widely known for vulnerability management. Now, the company is expanding into the world of containers and container security with its first acquisition in its 14-year history. The purchase of FlawCheck—a ...

The State of Container Security Today

Sep 19, 2016 0 1132

The container security landscape is changing fast as new tools emerge and new challenges arise. Here’s a summary of the current state of container security. To understand container security, it’s necessary first to appreciate that there are ...

Docker 1.12 Release Goes Beyond Swarm Orchestration

Aug 11, 2016 0 988

Docker 1.12 became generally available on July 28, bringing baked-in Swarm orchestration and performance and security enhancements to the container platform. Here’s a look at what you need to know about the new Docker release. If you’ve ...

NetEnrich Survey: Containers Now All the Rage

Jul 22, 2016 0 969

Containers arguably might be the fastest-growing emerging technology in terms of adoption in recent memory. This week NetEnrich, a provider of a platform through which managed IT services are delivered, released the results of a survey of ...

Aqua Launches Container Security Suite

Jun 2, 2016 0 1121

Aqua Container Security Platform launched recently as the latest entry into the container scene, promising enterprise-ready security and compliance for container environments. General availability of the new platform was announced May 18 by Aqua, an Israeli company ...

Containers and Security Q&A: Putting a Lid on Risk

Apr 13, 2016 0 1527

There is an ongoing discussion today about how containers impact security. Most every development team is implementing (or at least talking about implementing) containers because there are so many benefits to containers when it comes to an ...