Dark Reading is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Comments
One-Third of Businesses Can't Keep Up with Cloud Security
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:35:12 AM
Container and data Security
 

Data has to be encrypted in all cases, so containers do not really pose any additional risks to the data.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:34:37 AM
Re: Containers
" nowadays network proximity is a major factor."That is true, this may increase Inshoring. I also think network proximity will be covered in another way such a WAN optimization.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:31:42 AM
Re: Containers
" Tech Empire of the World - Bangalore - and cheaper-faster-better too.  "

Yes, I know a few friends who are working there. I see your point tough.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:29:58 AM
Re: Containers
"ill-informed execs make hasty purchasing and implementation decisions"

I would agree with this too. I would think it is because of the pressure in the market, everybody uses containers, let us use it too mentality. However I see benefits of containers for certain environment.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:27:32 AM
Re: Containers
" Rapidly jumping into the cloud is a poor choice"

I would agree with that. There has to be proper mechanism in place for bot security and stability point of view.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:26:17 AM
Re: Containers
"I'm curious to what extent this is inherent to containerization and to what extent it's a more a matter of complexity and lack of diligence."

Agree. I am not getting this part either.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 11:24:56 AM
Container Security
There is no reason why containers should be unsecure if implemented properly. Security has to be put in place before it comes to the container, nothing different than how you would secure a virtual machine.
Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
10/26/2017 | 8:23:55 AM
Re: Containers
Interestingly, the trend to digital transformation may help to reverse the offshoring trend because nowadays network proximity is a major factor.

But then, even if that's so, expect it to re-reverse as more service-provider and content-delivery network gateways proliferate globally.
REISEN1955
REISEN1955,
User Rank: Ninja
10/25/2017 | 10:43:06 AM
Re: Containers
And do not forget the additional layer of complexity that American management believes that ALL IT issues can be managed from the Tech Empire of the World - Bangalore - and cheaper-faster-better too.  
Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
10/25/2017 | 9:30:36 AM
Re: Containers
Indeed. The tech specifics may be different, but things haven't changed much over the decades. Enterprise technologies get hyped, ill-informed execs make hasty purchasing and implementation decisions, and then fundamentals at the orchestration layer suffer.
Page 1 / 2   >   >>


Edge-DRsplash-10-edge-articles
I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
News
Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
Register for Dark Reading Newsletters
White Papers
Video
Cartoon
Current Issue
Creating an Effective Incident Response Plan
Security teams are realizing their organizations will experience a cyber incident at some point. An effective incident response plan that takes into account their specific requirements and has been tested is critical. This issue of Tech Insights also includes: -a look at the newly signed cyber-incident law, -how organizations can apply behavioral psychology to incident response, -and an overview of the Open Cybersecurity Schema Framework.
Flash Poll
Twitter Feed
Dark Reading - Bug Report
Bug Report
Enterprise Vulnerabilities
From DHS/US-CERT's National Vulnerability Database
CVE-2022-35120
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
IXPdata EasyInstall 6.6.14725 contains an access control issue.
CVE-2022-43333
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
Telenia Software s.r.l TVox before v22.0.17 was discovered to contain a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in the component action_export_control.php.
CVE-2022-44211
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
In GL.iNet Goodcloud 1.1 Incorrect access control allows a remote attacker to access/change devices' settings.
CVE-2022-44212
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
In GL.iNet Goodcloud 1.0, insecure design allows remote attacker to access devices' admin panel.
CVE-2022-23737
PUBLISHED: 2022-12-01
An improper privilege management vulnerability was identified in GitHub Enterprise Server that allowed users with improper privileges to create or delete pages via the API. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to be added to an organization's repo with write permissions. This vulner...