Ralph Bateman

January 4, 2019

Recent Kubernetes Security Disclosures for Dashboard and API Server Proxy

There have been two security Kubernetes security disclosures on Friday, January 4, 2019. Here are the details of these disclosures and how to mitigate them while using the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service.

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December 4, 2018

Taking Action to Secure Our IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service Against Recent Kubernetes Security Vulnerabilities

We’re taking action to secure our IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service against the recent Kubernetes security vulnerabilities. IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service is affected by the detailed vulnerabilities that, in some cases, allow unauthorized access to Kubernetes and/or trusted user privilege escalation.

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January 12, 2018

Taking action to secure our IBM Cloud Container Service against recent Spectre and Meltdown security vulnerabilities

We’re taking action to secure our IBM Cloud Container Service against the recent Spectre and Meltdown security vulnerabilities. We’ve been working closely with our vendors and IBM Cloud Infrastructure teams concerning the security vulnerability announced on January 3, 2018. This vulnerability has the potential to allow those with malicious intent to gather sensitive data from computing devices. Intel believes these exploits do not have the potential to corrupt, modify, or delete data.

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December 28, 2016

Securing Docker containers with Vulnerability Advisor in Bluemix

Vulnerability Advisor (VA) is a component in the IBM Bluemix Container Service. It's a security management tool that can be used use to identify and manage vulnerabilities and configuration best practices for Docker images and Docker instances.

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