Securing containers and the infrastructure they run on is a significant challenge, given that the environments they comprise represent a different type of attack surface that requires new approaches and technologies.

This guide provides you with a series of best practices for securing a container environment based on the Diamanti D10 bare-metal container stack running Docker and Kubernetes. It offers up:

  • an overview of key security characteristics of containers and security requirements across each layer of the Diamanti bare-metal container stack
  • details on D10 platform features designed to secure the Diamanti platform
  • recommended practices for protecting containers against threats at different stages of the container lifecycle