Google Cloud tackles Spark on Kubernetes

Source: searchitoperations.techtarget.com Google Cloud Dataproc is the first major cloud provider to integrate Apache Spark with Kubernetes as a managed service, but work remains to better link the two projects upstream. An early version of a Google Cloud service that runs Apache Spark on Kubernetes is now available, but more work will be required to flesh out the container orchestration platform’s integrations with data analytics tools. Kubernetes and containers haven’t been renowned for their use in data-intensive, stateful applications, including

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Kubernetes security matures: Inside the project’s first audit

Source: helpnetsecurity.com Auditing 1.5 million lines of code is a heroic undertaking. With resources provided by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the Kubernetes Project leadership created the Security Audit Working Group to perform an audit in an open, transparent, and repeatable manner, while also paving the way for future Kubernetes security reviews and research. It included members from Google, Red Hat, Salesforce, InGuardians, and input from the broader security community. We felt that the two most critical components of

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Kubernetes open sourced their security audit. What can we learn?

Source: snyk.io Earlier this week, on 6th August, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) published a blog post detailing their recent Kubernetes Security Audit. Last year, the CNCF started their security audit program with three projects: CoreDNS, Envoy, and Prometheus. Since this pilot program was successful, the CNCF is rolling it out to other projects in their ecosystem. Kubernetes is an open source container orchestration engine for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications, and is the largest project

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Misconfigured JIRA Servers Leak Info on Users and Projects

Source: bleepingcomputer.com Misconfigured Jira servers from big names in the tech industry exposed information about internal projects and users that could be accessed by anyone with a good command of advanced search operators. Jira is a popular solution for project management, developed by Atlassian for agile teams. It is used by Fortune 500 companies for easy tracking the progress of various tasks and issues. Organizations like Google, Yahoo, NASA, Lenovo, 1Password, Zendesk, as well as governing bodies across the world

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The top open source rookie projects of the year to watch

Source:- zdnet.com Open-source projects underpin many of today’s popular apps, software packages, and online services. If a vendor releases code to the open-source community, license restrictions are removed and software can be integrated into other systems. From Google’s end-to-end encryption system E2EMail to the Netflix cross-scripting site vulnerability scanner Sleepy Puppy, open-source development is thriving and thousands of developers contribute their time to improving coding and ferreting out bugs every month. There are ongoing open-source projects which have been built

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