Date Published: April 2017
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NIST announces the public comment release of Draft Special Publication 800-190, Application Container Security Guide. Application container technologies, better known as containers, are a form of operating system virtualization combined with application software packaging. Draft SP 800-190 explains the security benefits and concerns associated with container technologies and makes practical recommendations for addressing the concerns when planning for, implementing, and maintaining containers.
Keywords application; application container; application software packaging; container; container security; isolation; operating system virtualization; virtualization
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