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Fend off the increasing container attacks in the cloud

October 4, 2019


The computer security company Skybox Security released an update to its 2019 Vulnerability and Threat Trends report. As the name implies, this report analyzes the computer vulnerabilities in play during the first half of 2019.

Some of the key findings included the rapid growth of vulnerabilities in cloud containers. With thousands of enterprises declaring allegiance to containers and container orchestration, this can’t be good news.

According to the report, vulnerabilities in container software have increased by 46 percent in the first half of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018, and by 240 percent as compared to the figures two years ago.

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