You are the guardian of the sensitive data your applications need, such as database passwords or access tokens. Could you do more to protect this information?
The Kubernetes ecosystem is complicated and provides many options for managing secrets.
Kubernetes offers many benefits, including the ability to bring development teams closer to the infrastructure that runs their code.
Unfortunately, many companies don’t realize this benefit, and we frequently see that development environments and workflows are left untouched during a company’s transition to Kubernetes.
When you plan your Kubernetes implementation, security requires extra attention.
Unfortunately, Kuberntes’s vanilla installations—both self-hosted or managed, like AWS EKS—don’t include all Kubernetes security best practices by default.
We have assembled a list of the most common concerns our clients have had, and for each concern, we suggest solutions for protecting your production workload.