October 22, 2017

Sysdig Melds Container Monitoring and Security

Oct 16, 2017 0 169

The concept of employing separate platforms to monitor and secure containers soon may be obsolete if Sysdig has its way. The company has added a Sysdig Secure module to provide visibility into container runtimes and apply polices ...

How You Can Defend Containers Against Linux Stack Clash Exploits

Oct 12, 2017 0 229

For those responsible for container security within their organizations, “clashing” is now much more than just a fashion faux pas: The recently discovered Linux Stack Clash vulnerability (CVE-2010-2240) is a serious threat that attackers can exploit to ...

5 Software Delivery Challenges that Containers Won’t Solve

Oct 4, 2017 0 358

Containers are great, but they’re not a panacea. Here are five challenges within the software delivery process that Docker containers can’t help you to solve. To be clear, I don’t mean to imply that Docker can’t improve ...

Threat Hunting in a Container Environment

Sep 25, 2017 0 362

It’s a vicious world out there, with new and innovative threats around every corner. As organizations—particularly larger enterprises—move to cloud computing and adopt DevOps practices and container technologies, though, the challenge of threat hunting effectively becomes more ...

Identifying Security Weak Points in a Docker Environment

Aug 16, 2017 1 502

As Docker adoption increases, so does visibility into Docker containers’ security weaknesses. Here’s an overview of the types of security and privacy vulnerabilities that have been discovered in Docker containers so far. Docker environments are complicated, more ...

‘Secure by Default’: Docker’s Container Security Messaging

Aug 9, 2017 0 513

Containers are not only “secure by default.” They’re more secure than virtual machines. This, at least, is the thesis that Docker is pushing as container technology matures. Is it accurate? For the first few years following Docker’s ...

Container Security: Who’s Doing It and How It Will Evolve

Jul 25, 2017 2 710

As Docker has grown in popularity, so has the number of container security platforms available to help harden Docker environments against attack. Here’s an overview of the container security landscape today and how it is likely to ...

StackRox Unveils Security Platform for Containers

Jul 21, 2017 0 487

An IT security platform specifically designed for container environments was unveiled this week by StackRox. Wei Lien Dang, vice president of product for StackRox, says existing IT security platforms don’t provide any protection for containers or the ...

The Inherent Security Benefits of Docker Containers

May 18, 2017 0 733

Most blog posts about Docker security focus on how to make containers more secure. But it’s also worth appreciating the inherent security benefits that come with containers. Keep reading for insights on how using containers can make ...