Network Security

Kubernetes System Security – Protecting Against Kubelet Exploits

By Andson Tung As critical as it is to protect application containers deployed by Kubernetes, it is just as critical to protect the Kubernetes system containers from attacks or from being used in an attack. In this post I’ll focus on one important Kubernetes security area – protecting the Kubelet, which manages the pods on… Read more »

Network Security

NeuVector Launches New Version of Container Firewall Security Solution

Release enhances Layer 7 container firewall protections, adds new host and container threat mitigation, and speeds enterprise integration San Jose, CA – November 13, 2017 – NeuVector, which delivers continuous network security for containers, today announced the immediate availability of NeuVector 1.3, the most significant release of the container firewall security solution since its initial… Read more »

Network Security

NeuVector Raises $7 Million in Series A Funding

NeuVector Raises $7 Million in Series A Funding Hummer Winblad Venture Partners leads round to scale NeuVector’s enterprise-ready container firewall security solution SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Nov 7, 2017) – NeuVector, which delivers continuous network security for containers, today announced it has raised $7 million in Series A. The funding round, led by Hummer Winblad Venture Partners,… Read more »

container firewall vs web application firewall

Network Security

Web Application Firewall vs. Container Firewall

How is a Container Firewall Different Than a Web Application Firewall? By Gary Duan Application containers provide an efficient way to deploy and manage applications, including web facing ones. But with containerization, securing applications has become even more challenging. I often get asked for the comparison of a web application firewall vs. container firewall. I… Read more »

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Next Generation Firewall vs. Container Firewall

What’s a Container Firewall? And how is it different than a Next Generation Firewall? By Gary Duan Containers and microservices are revolutionizing computing. But can firewalls help secure these? Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW) were supposed to handle the latest threats and data center designs, but fall short in the new cloud microservices environments. Here’s a… Read more »