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Container Security: Why Bother?

Aug 31, 2016 0 991

Are containers secure? Probably not. But knowing each approach’s strengths and risks—and available options—could help ease adoption. Such a decision requires two primary considerations: Containers do not provide the same level of isolation between apps running on ...

What Vine’s Registry Fiasco Means for Docker Security

Aug 4, 2016 1 987

How secure are container registries? Not very secure if you make them public and hope no one guesses the URL where they’re hosted. That’s the lesson from the recent Docker registry security breach at Vine. The breach, ...

Twistlock Picks Up $10M to Secure Containers

Jul 8, 2016 0 601

Ever since Docker containers became popular with developers, the debate over how best to go about securing container applications in a production environment has raged. For many IT organizations, security concerns led them to deploy containers on ...

Container Drawbacks: When Not to Use Docker

Jun 30, 2016 0 4053

Containers from Docker and other vendors are trending pretty spectacularly right now. But they’re not a perfect solution for every type of infrastructure challenge. Like any other technology, they have their drawbacks. Here’s a look at times ...

Aqua Announces General Availability of Its Container Security Platform

May 18, 2016 0 433

Fortune 500 Beta Customers Validate Aqua’s Multilayered Approach to Protecting Software Containers Against Internal and External Threats Tel Aviv, Israel and San Francisco, CA –May 18, 2016 – Aqua Security™ (formerly named Scalock) today announced the company’s ...

CoreOS Adopts Security-Centric Approach to Containers

Mar 16, 2016 0 906

What’s the big difference between CoreOS and Docker? The belief that the greatest dividends to be reaped from containers is security. That, at least, was the message from CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi in a recent talk about ...

Container Security And The CDO

Mar 2, 2016 0 921

The Chief Data Officer (CDO) has leapt into enterprise leadership as a permanent figure, guiding data management to ensure returns on the costs of precious data’s mere existence, including the price of its creation, warehousing, and protection. ...

Docker 1.10 Release Updates Storage, Networking and Security

Feb 9, 2016 0 976

Docker 1.10 is out, bringing with it new orchestration, security and networking features. Taken together, Docker says, the enhancements make the container platform better suited to delivering complex applications at scale by leveraging software-defined storage and networking. ...