Cybersecurity

Container Orchestration is Here, What Does it Mean for Security?

Jan 12th, 2022 @3:00 pm
The use of containers to deploy and manage production applications is a growing trend across most business sectors. But with technologies like Docker and Kubernetes, there can be a lot of buzzwords that obscure what’s going on from a security standpoint. What do security teams need to be thinking about as they adopt containers and what are some of the pitfalls they'll encounter?

Speakers

Rory McCune

Cloud Native Security Advocate Aqua Security
Rory is a cloud native security advocate for Aqua who has extensive experience with Cyber security and Cloud native computing. In addition to his work as a security reviewer and architect on containerization technologies like Kubernetes and Docker he has presented at Kubecon EU and NA, as well as a number of other cloud native and security conferences. He is one of the main authors of the CIS benchmarks for Docker and Kubernetes, a published author on the topic of Cloud Native Security and also developed and delivered one of the first training courses on Container security at Blackhat. He is also an active member of the cloud native community working with both the Kubernetes project as a member of SIG-Security and the Cloud Native Computing foundation on their security technical advisory group. When he's not working, Rory can generally be found out walking and enjoying the scenery of the Scottish highlands.

Container Orchestration is Here, What Does it Mean for Security?

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