December 15, 2017

Tackling Security with Container Deployments

Dec 15, 2017 0 66

Companies are leveraging containers on a massive scale to rapidly package and deliver software applications. But it can be difficult for organizations to get a clear understanding of the components and dependencies in their container images. Development ...

Securing Containers on Kubernetes During Runtime

Dec 11, 2017 0 284

The world of containers—particularly Kubernetes—descended on Austin, Texas, last week for the KubeCon and CloudNativeCon North America conference. Experts shared knowledge and vendors of all sizes pitched products and services designed to augment, simplify and secure container ...

Securing the Entire Container Stack, Pipeline and Life Cycle

Nov 30, 2017 0 374

With the rise in popularity of containers, development and DevOps paradigms are experiencing a massive shift. As a result, security admins increasingly struggle to figure out how to secure this new class of assets and the environments ...

NeuVector Bolsters Container Firewall

Nov 13, 2017 0 433

As more containers get deployed across the enterprise, securing them has become a much a higher priority. But while developers are getting better at securing applications, they still don’t have much expertise when it comes to network ...

Attention, Enterprises: Only You Can Secure Your Containers

Nov 9, 2017 0 615

The open-source world is quickly taking large strides into containerization, specifically consolidating its efforts behind solutions such as Kubernetes. Containers increasingly are becoming attractive options for running applications, thanks in large part to their speed and versatility. ...

Sysdig Melds Container Monitoring and Security

Oct 16, 2017 0 325

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 0 393

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 ...

Threat Hunting in a Container Environment

Sep 25, 2017 0 557

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 ...

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

Aug 9, 2017 0 618

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 ...