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How to Maintain Security for On-Demand Containers & Stateless Environments
February 25, 2021
On-demand containers and stateless environments are a class of infrastructure components that play a very important part in running the daily business operations. They can be used for business continuity tasks, for backups, batch processing, CI/CD jobs, transactional emails, auto-scaling, asynchronous workloads and many other reasons. From a security perspective, securing those containers or environments […]
From Calculators to Capsulators: Meet Scott Kenerly
February 17, 2021
According to Capsule8’s Scott Kenerly, being the CFO of high-tech startups is “not for the faint of heart.” On any given day, he’s tackling projects that range from corporate development to strategy, to accounting/finance, to human resources, to operations, and beyond. And with a fast-moving security landscape, a global pandemic, and an entirely remote workforce, […]
What will Define Cybersecurity Moving into 2021?
February 10, 2021
We are in a unique position as 2021 gets underway. With the coronavirus pandemic still very much a factor, cybersecurity priorities have shifted dramatically in the last twelve months, with an increased focus on distributed workforces and the technologies that support them.  Risk comes from all angles, with users, vendors, partners, and systems all contributing […]
Howdy Partners – Capsule8 Launches a New Partner Program
February 4, 2021
Today is a big day at Capsule8 as we expand our inner circle and extend our reach with the newly launched Capitalize program.  Rolling out nationally and beginning with more than 10 carefully-selected VARs and integration partners, including Gotham Technologies, Fortifire, and SideChannel, we’re working hard to create a frictionless experience so that our Partners […]
Case Study: Mimecast
February 1, 2021
With Capsule8, Mimecast is able to strengthen their security posture and meet critical compliance standards. Industry: Technology Company Size: 1,700 + employees worldwide Challenges: Lack of deep visibility and strict compliance requirements Key Benefits:  Enhanced visibility, capability to respond in a systematic way to potentially malicious behavior, controls to meet compliance certifications As a leading […]
Establishing a Scalable Collaboration Between Security and DevOps
January 28, 2021
In a recent blog post, we’ve discussed the journey many IT organizations are on to digital transformation and the trajectory they have taken in recent years. Drawing from a recent webinar run with 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence, we looked at the cloudy future of workload deployment locations and current DevOps adoption […]
Security Gaps in the Digital Transformation Journey
January 14, 2021
In a recent webinar produced in partnership with 451 Research, part of S&P Global Market Intelligence, Kelly Shortridge and Fernando Montenegro discussed the elements necessary for security teams to better engage with DevOps. But to realize that kind of transformation, context is needed. Digital transformation is a holistic process. It’s a journey that every organization […]
Our Top Linux Security Posts of 2020
December 21, 2020
Throughout the year, the Capsule8 blog discussed many of the pressing issues and challenges faced by organizations in a rapidly-shifting security environment. We’ve collected the top eight blog posts written in that time and summarized them all below for easy reference.
From Catastrophe to Chaos in Production
December 1, 2020
Production is the remunerative reliquary where we can realize value from all of this software stuff we wrangle day in and day out. As has been foretold from crystal balls through to magic eight balls, the deployment and operation of services in production is increasingly the new engine of business growth, and few industries are […]
Capsule8 Enhances Linux Protection for Production Infrastructure
November 2, 2020
The growth of Linux environments powering commercial organizations is rapid, especially as more workloads are migrated to the cloud. Attackers are targeting Linux systems with tactics built specifically for them, not copy-and-paste versions of Windows attacks, presenting a challenge for many businesses that have yet to fully understand or mitigate the risk. At Capsule8, we […]
aka AK: Capsulator Adrian Kwak
September 25, 2020
According to Capsule8 Product Manager and Console Designer Adrian Kwak (aka AK), a common misperception of her role is that she “makes websites pretty.” Since joining the team a year ago, AK has been a huge part of our product team and while we at Capsule8 know her contributions far exceed that simple definition, it […]
Q&A: Secure Cloud Migration During a Crisis
September 24, 2020
Back in July, Capsule8’s Chief Product Officer, Rob Harrison, chatted with guest speaker Andras Cser, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, about how security considerations for a cloud migration have changed over the past few months and how future trends change risk when adopting accelerating strategies. The evolving technology landscape can already make […]