container vulnerabilities

Report: Docker Hub Container Vulnerabilities High

Prevasio, a provider of a cloud service for scanning container images, this week released a report based on a scan of 4 million public container images found in Docker Hub that concludes ...
container vulnerabilities

Protecting Containers Against ‘Doki’ Malware

Security researchers at Intezer recently alerted the enterprise security community about Doki, a new and substantial malware targeting public Docker environments. Downloaded and installed via a Linux backdoor, Doki uses Dyn’s DynDNS ...
Docker Hub

Docker Hub Distributing Cryptomining Malware?

A pair of cybersecurity reports published this week suggests the level of cryptomining malware lurking in the Docker Hub repository is potentially greater than most IT teams realize. Aqua Security, a provider ...
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 ...
Menlo Security Captures Malware in Containerized Microservices, Part Two

Menlo Security Captures Malware in Containerized Microservices, Part Two

Last time we introduced Menlo Security, a web firm with a twist, making containers with the infected web services and malware trapped inside them disappear, preventing attacks from reach web browsers. Using ...
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