Container Security

The Implications of Kubernetes Vulnerability CVE-2018-1002105

By Fei Huang Kubernetes critical vulnerability CVE-2018-1002105 was reported this week and the implication is a big warning to the fast-growing, massive DevOps world. The wide adoption of Kubernetes and Docker workloads is no doubt indicative of a disruptive next generation platform technology. But of course, like the dark side of the moon, every big shiny thing… Read more »

Container Security

How to Hack a Kubernetes Container, Then Detect and Prevent It

By Dieter Reuter As we talked about before in this blog, containers are just vulnerable to be attacked as non-container workloads. Hackers can use many of their old tricks on new containers, such as application exploits, network attacks, or phishing scams. In this post and demo, I’ll show how to hack a Kubernetes container using… Read more »

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 »