Container Security

Visit NeuVector at the RSA 2017 Early Stage Expo

Marriott Marquis Hotel, San Francisco February 14-16, Booth #6 Containers are a hot topic, and container security will be even hotter at the RSA conference this year. See NeuVector at RSA 2017 – Complimentary Expo Pass On Us! Learn about containers, Docker security, and container network security at this year’s RSA conference in San Francisco! Visit… Read more »

Container Security

How to Protect Against Elasticsearch Ransomware Attacks

By Fei Huang, Co-Founder and CEO, NeuVector As if it wasn’t already bad enough, the ransomware attacks on MongoDB users continue to spread and have now targeted exposed Elasticsearch clusters. Like MongoDB, Elasticsearch is one of the most popular containerized applications and is widely used all over the world in datacenters. In these Elasticsearch ransomware attacks,… Read more »

Container Security

MongoDB Ransomware Attacks Illustrate the Need for Both Traditional and New Security Techniques

By Gary Duan, CTO, NeuVector The recently reported ransomware attacks on MongoDB are shocking not just by the sheer number of them – over 28,000 and counting – but also by how easily they were compromised. These attacks did not require any sophisticated malware or hacking schemes to pull off. They took advantage of poor… Read more »

containers vs virtual machines

Container Security

Containers vs Virtual Machines (vms) – A Security Perspective

By Henrik Rosendahl What are the arguments for containers vs virtual machines (VM’s)? Back in March 2016 Mike Coleman (@mikegcoleman) from Docker wrote a blog post titled: Containers Are Not VMs. Mike and I used to be colleagues at VMware EUC – working on delivering applications in virtual desktop environments. As you probably already know… Read more »