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sec4dev Hands on Session – Creating a simple but secure Linux container

Modern container orchestrators like Kubernetes, Docker or LXC work like magic. We run a simple command or submit a declaration file and the system pops up the requested application – but what is happening behind the curtains? What Linux features are leveraged to create something we call a container?

In yesterday’s sec4dev session, Reinhard Kugler (SBA Research) created a simple but secure Linux container from scratch. He discussed the moving parts like namespaces, capabilities and cgroups, dodging upcoming pitfalls and challenges.

You want to find out more? Check out other talks of Reinhard Kugler on SBA’s YouTube Channel!