Aporeto Embraces Istio to Advance Kubernetes Security

Aporeto, a provider of a platform for establishing zero-trust between microservices by assigning each one a unique identifier, is now moving to integrate that platform with the open source Istio service mesh originally jointly developed by Google, IBM and Lyft. The Istio service mesh provides a framework for managing microservices

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Securing Containers in a Serverless Environment

The world of application development and deployment has evolved rapidly. The transformation from on-premises data centers and a more traditional Waterfall or Agile development model, to virtual servers, to the cloud and, finally, to the explosion of DevOps and containers has fundamentally changed how organizations think about infrastructure and development—and

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Alert Logic Extends Intrusion Detection to Containers

Alert Logic announced it has re-engineered its intrusion detection service to add support for Docker containers. Chris Noell, senior vice president of engineering at Alert Logic, says the company’s Cloud Defender and Threat Manager now supports containers alongside other application runtime environments. The Alert Logic IDS capability currently can support

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Aqua Security Plugs Container Security into Jenkins

As more organizations shift the responsibility for securing application code onto the shoulders of DevOps teams, a need has arisen to more tightly integrate container cybersecurity with continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) platforms. To address that requirement, Aqua Security has added a plug-in for the Jenkins CI/CD platform to Aqua MicroScanner, its

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Trend Micro Moves to Secure Container Images

As the number of organizations that are embracing containers continues to increase, so does the number of incumbent cybersecurity vendors extending the reach of their platforms. Trend Micro, as part of that trend, has begun offering a Deep Security Smart Check module to continuously scan container images, which complements an

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