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NIST Guidance on Application Container Security

Published

Author(s)

Ramaswamy Chandramouli, Murugiah Souppaya, Karen Scarfone

Abstract

This bulletin summarizes the information found in NIST SP 800-190, Application Container Security Guide and NISTIR 8176, Security Assurance Requirements for Linux Application Container Deployments. The bulletin offers an overview of application container technology and its most notable security challenges.
Citation
ITL Bulletin -

Keywords

application container, container, container registry, container security, virtualization

Citation

Chandramouli, R. , Souppaya, M. and Scarfone, K. (2017), NIST Guidance on Application Container Security, ITL Bulletin, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=924515 (Accessed June 28, 2022)
Created October 24, 2017, Updated October 12, 2021