Application Security , DevSecOps , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development

Protecting Containers From Cyberattacks

Matt Alderman of Layered Insight Delves Into Container Challenges
Matt Alderman, chief strategy and marketing officer, Layered Insight

Containers are much different than virtual machines, posing different kinds of challenges for security, says Matt Alderman of Layered Insight.

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In this video interview at the recent RSA APJ 2018 conference in Singapore, Alderman discusses:

  • The security challenges around running apps in containers such as Docker or CoreOS;
  • The quality control checks that should be done when deploying apps in containers;
  • How organizations can successfully match security with DevOps in their organizations.

Alderman is chief strategy and marketing officer with Layered Insight. He previously was a strategic adviser at Automox and a vice president of strategy at Tenable Network Security.

About the Author

Jeremy Kirk

Jeremy Kirk

Managing Editor, Security and Technology, ISMG

Kirk is a veteran journalist who has reported from more than a dozen countries. Based in Sydney, he is Managing Editor for Security and Technology for Information Security Media Group. Prior to ISMG, he worked from London and Sydney covering computer security and privacy for International Data Group. Further back, he covered military affairs from Seoul, South Korea, and general assignment news for his hometown paper in Illinois.

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