Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

Qualys Extends Monitoring Reach to Docker Containers

At a Gartner Security and Risk Management conference today, Qualys announced it has extended its continuous monitoring service to support Docker containers. Qualys developed a container sensor that can be distributed as ...
Coming to Terms with Container Security

Coming to Terms with Container Security

When it comes to emerging technologies of almost any kind, there’s a natural amount of fear and loathing involving IT security. In almost every case, security is cited as the No. 1 ...
RunC Bug Highlights Docker Security Challenges, But It's Not Fatal

RunC Bug Highlights Docker Security Challenges, But It’s Not Fatal

It’s a Docker admin’s worst nightmare: An attacker compromises a container, then uses it to gain control of the entire host server. A newly discovered security vulnerability in runC enables just that ...
5 Common Myths about Containers

5 Common Myths about Containers

Containers are faster. Containers work only on Linux. Containers are insecure. These are all examples of myths about Docker and other container platforms that continue to persist. Some of these misconceptions reflect ...
With FlawCheck Acquisition, Tenable Adds Container Security

With FlawCheck Acquisition, Tenable Adds Container Security

Tenable is synonymous with security, but most widely known for vulnerability management. Now, the company is expanding into the world of containers and container security with its first acquisition in its 14-year ...
The State of Container Security Today

The State of Container Security Today

The container security landscape is changing fast as new tools emerge and new challenges arise. Here’s a summary of the current state of container security. To understand container security, it’s necessary first ...
Docker 1.12 Release Goes Beyond Swarm Orchestration

Docker 1.12 Release Goes Beyond Swarm Orchestration

Docker 1.12 became generally available on July 28, bringing baked-in Swarm orchestration and performance and security enhancements to the container platform. Here’s a look at what you need to know about the ...
NetEnrich Survey: Containers Now All the Rage

NetEnrich Survey: Containers Now All the Rage

Containers arguably might be the fastest-growing emerging technology in terms of adoption in recent memory. This week NetEnrich, a provider of a platform through which managed IT services are delivered, released the ...
Aqua Launches Container Security Suite

Aqua Launches Container Security Suite

Aqua Container Security Platform launched recently as the latest entry into the container scene, promising enterprise-ready security and compliance for container environments. General availability of the new platform was announced May 18 ...
Containers and Security Q&A: Putting a Lid on Risk

Containers and Security Q&A: Putting a Lid on Risk

There is an ongoing discussion today about how containers impact security. Most every development team is implementing (or at least talking about implementing) containers because there are so many benefits to containers ...