Docker Security Course

Containers are gaining popularity and prominence in IT. This course provides methods to use Docker securely.

4 hours, 46 minutes

Course description

Learn Docker and containers from Linux kernel primitives that are fundamental for deploying and maintaining a container-based infrastructure. This course covers building secure container images, running containers securely, networking containers and how to manage vulnerabilities in containers across your infrastructure. Dive into Docker with security and confidence.


Baselines and Anomaly Detection

Video - 00:16:00

Live Scanning

Video - 00:11:00

Immutable Containers

Video - 00:18:00

Iron vs VM vs Cloud Providers

Video - 00:20:00

Hardening the Build Infrastructure

Video - 00:14:00

Public vs Internal Image Repositories

Video - 00:12:00

Reproducible Builds

Video - 00:16:00

Outside the Container

Video - 00:24:00

Inside the Container

Video - 00:23:00

Docker Networking

Video - 00:15:00

Seccomp & Capabilities

Video - 00:20:00

Namespaces & Cgroups

Video - 00:16:00

Dockerfile Best Practices

Video - 00:36:00

Running Dockers and Persisting Data

Video - 00:27:00

Container Image Misconfigurations

Video - 00:20:00

Meet the author

Matt Tesauro

Matt Tesauro specializes in using containers for continuous security at AppSec Pipelines and is a founder of 10Security. Prior work includes Senior AppSec Engineer roles at Duo Security, Pearson and Rackspace. Matt has 20+ years of specializing in application and cloud security. He is a project leader for OWASP AppSec Pipeline & DefectDojo projects.

The AppSec Pipeline project brings DevOps lessons to AppSec while DefectDojo is an application that normalizes output from 70+ different security tools. He holds two degrees from Texas A&M University and several security and Linux certifications.

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