Another Data Breach – This Time It’s Panera Bread

Fei Huang Cloud Security

Today, more and more applications are migrating to virtualized environments and becoming services in the cloud. For example, services that enable consumers to buy bread or coffee from their cell phone anywhere, anytime. Or a service which orders a taxi on demand then dynamically adjusts the route of the self-driving car based on real time traffic data. The power of …

How to Deploy a Docker Container Firewall

Fei Huang Docker Security

By Gary Duan and Fei Huang Protecting Application Containers A Docker container firewall should be a ‘must-have’ requirement before deploying any container-based applications. In this post we’ll compare a couple ways to deploy a Docker container firewall –  manually vs. with a commercial solution such as NeuVector. However you choose to do this, you’ll want to protect containers with at …

The ‘SambaCry’ Samba Vulnerability in Containers

Fei Huang Docker Security

By Fei Huang There’s a new vulnerability which could affect containerized apps; this time it’s the Samba vulnerability affecting Linux networking. Samba allows non-Windows operating systems to share network shared folders, files, and printers with a Windows operating system. The network security space keeps catching people’s eyes recently with new exploits affecting popular systems. The Windows “WannaCry” ransomware attack, which …

WannaCrypt Ransomware Attacks

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By Fei Huang “WannaCrypt ransomware attacks should make us wanna cry” is the CNN news headline for the world-wide ransomware attack which started last Friday (5/12). The data clearly showed that this was a very serious network attack: more than 20 hospital IT systems (Britain’s NHS had to cancel surgeries), more than 100 countries, large enterprises like Spanish firms Telefonica, Germany’s main train …