Docker Security

Alpine Linux Docker Image Vulnerability CVE-2019-5021

Attackers can login to root with no password on affected systems On May 8, 2019, a potentially serious vulnerability was announced affecting the Docker Alpine Linux container image. The vulnerability allows an attacker to authenticate as the root user with no password if using Linux PAM or other authentication means. Potentially thousands of downloads of… Read more »

Docker Security

Major Docker Security Hole Discovered

By Fei Huang A new docker vulnerability affecting container security,  CVE-2019-5736 was just announced, with some calling it a ‘Doomsday Docker Security Hole.’ This is just 2 months after the critical Kubernetes vulnerability was reported allowing attackers to take control of the api server. From one of the runc maintainers Aleksa Sarai: Aleksa stated that… Read more »

Container Security

Critical Kubernetes & OpenShift Vulnerability Exposes API Server

The First Major Vulnerability Discovered in Kubernetes, And It’s A Big One The big news today on the eve of the start of DockerCon EMEA has not been conference related announcements but rather the disclosure of a critical security hole in Kubernetes, and by inheritance, Red Hat OpenShift. This vulnerability, CVE-2018-1002105, is so critical with… Read more »