• Kubernetes hit by major security flaw

    7 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Businesses using containers to deploy their software often rely on the popular cloud container orchestration system Kubernetes but a recently discovered security flaw could allow anyone to gain access to their containers. The privilege escalation flaw, which was discovered by Rancher Labs' chief architect and co-founder Darren Shepard, allows any user to establish a connection through Kubernetes' API server to a backend server. Once the connection is established, an attacker can then send arbitrary requests over the network directly to the backend. These requests are even authenticated by...
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