Kubernetes Security Flaw

Insecure Defaults Remain a Threat for Kubernetes

Secure-by-default settings make it easier (and safer) to onboard cloud-native technologies. And, thankfully, most default security profiles and configurations are, often, quite solid. Take Istio, which is secure by default and built ...
Kubermatic Crossplane

Kubermatic Kubernetes Platform Supports OPA Integration 

Kubernetes’ drawbacks — the enormous advantages it offers, aside— include missing universal security management features, both for clusters and the containers it was designed to orchestrate. Historically, completely different APIs, tools and ...
k8s Kublr

K8s and Cloud Security: Compliance Just Ain’t Enough

Over just two years, breaches caused by cloud misconfigurations exposed 33.5 billion records and generated an estimated $5 trillion in damages. Amid rising cyberattacks and novel vulnerabilities, overlooking cloud and K8s security ...
Jetstack

Jetstack Automates Kubernetes Certificate Management

Jetstack, a unit of Venafi, launched a platform dubbed Jetstack Secure through which IT teams can automate the management of certificates in Kubernetes environments. Matt Bates, Jetstack CTO, says that as more ...
API Open service brokers

As API Threats Multiply, Cybersecurity Lags

Things are heating up for APIs. API-based startups are catching the eye of investors. Forbes recently called the API economy the “next big thing.” But as they multiply, so do security threats ...
Anchore Snyk

Anchore Updates Container Security Platform

Anchore has updated its container security platform as part of an effort to enable organizations to better secure software supply chains that include Kubernetes clusters. Neil Levine, vice president of products for ...
Trend Micro Docker vulnerability

Trend Micro Details Attack Against Containers

Trend Micro revealed this week it has encountered a malicious payload within a Docker container; the payload was specifically crafted to escape from a privileged container in a way that would enable ...
Kubernetes threats

Addressing Kubernetes Data Protection Challenges

While containers have been around since the 1970s, their popularity exploded with the advent of Docker in 2013. Now, container orchestration tools like Kubernetes are rapidly transforming how applications are developed and ...
Kubernetes

Kubernetes Security: Attachment Issues

As a product manager, my main focus is on the value my customers will get from products. I often meet with customers and talk about pain points and problems; offer a solution, ...
Rapid7 container security

Rapid7 Acquires Alcide in Bid to Unify Security

Rapid7 this week announced it has acquired Alcide, a provider of a platform for securing Kubernetes, for $50 million as part of an effort to unify cybersecurity across multiple platforms. Brian Johnson, ...