This 2-days long training introduces concepts, procedures, and best practices to harden Kubernetes based systems and container-based applications against security threats. It deals with 6 main areas of cloud-native security: Kubernetes cluster setup, Kubernetes cluster hardening, hardening the underlying operating system and networks, minimizing microservices vulnerabilities, supply chain security as well as monitoring, logging, and runtime security.
This course does not only prepare delegates for the daily security administration of Kubernetes-based systems but also for the official Certified Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS) exam of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF).
Course Length: 2 days
Structure: 50% theory 50% hands on lab exercises
Target audience: Kubernetes administrators who participated on one of our Kubernetes administration trainings or have a Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) certifiction and want to learn about securing Kubernetes based systems and container-based applications.
Prerequisites: Linux container (e.g. Docker) and Kubernetes admin. skills, for instance by participating on our Docker and Kubernetes administration courses.
CKS Exam Voucher Surcharge
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Places and dates
|Europe (9:00-17:00 CEST)||Oct 14 2021||Oct 15 2021|
|Europe (9:00-17:00 CET)||Dec 16 2021||Dec 17 2021|
|Americas (8:00-16:00 EST)||Nov 18 2021||Nov 19 2021|
|Americas (8:00-16:00 EST)||Dec 9 2021||Dec 10 2021|
|Europe (9:00-17:00 CET)||Feb 10 2022||Feb 11 2022|
|Europe (9:00-17:00 CEST)||May 19 2022||May 20 2022|
|Anywhere in Europe and North-America|
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