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Securing Docker: What You Need to Know

White Paper Published By: Black Duck Software
Black Duck Software
Published:  Feb 17, 2016
Type:  White Paper
Length:  6 pages

Container technologies like Docker promise to transform the way enterprises develop, deploy, and manage critical applications. However, containers are no panacea. The same challenges around deploying and managing applications in native environments and virtual machines also affect container deployments.

Yet the ease of use and flexibility of container platforms like Docker make it easier for administrators and IT pros to overlook long-standing practices that ensure the security of deployed applications.

Read this report to learn:

  • What are Docker containers and why they are important
  • Key considerations when deploying Docker containers
  • How Black Duck Hub helps teams ensure container security