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Container Security Best Practices Taking Shape

July 23, 2020

Container Journal

Now that containers are enjoying a notable spike in popularity, it can be easy to forget that they’ve actually been around for decades. Back in 2001, Jacques Gélinas created the VServer project, which according to the 0.0 version’s change log, allowed “running several general purpose Linux servers on a single box with a high degree of independence and security.” If you think that sounds familiar, it’s because it’s a description of a container. Despite this long history, it seems that everyone is now rushing to secure their containers. Doing so can be complex