Kubernetes Security (Advanced Concepts)

By John David Marx

This is the second part of the Kubernetes Security series that teaches advanced concepts for the implementation of network policy.

11 hours
  • 24 Lessons
  • 6 Hands-On Labs

About the course

This course is the second part of the Kubernetes Security series. The first part is Kubernetes Security. This part is Advanced Concepts and guides the student through implementing network policy. It then goes through the administrative steps necessary to build, launch, and maintain a secure Kubernetes Cluster.

  • Chapter 1 3 Lessons Introduction 4:50

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses


    Introduction to the Author


    Introduction to This Course

  • Chapter 2 3 Lessons Kubernetes Networking 9:33

    Network Overlays


    Network Policy


    Network Policy with Calico

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 7 Lessons Building a Kubernetes Infrastructure 29:51

    Host Server Hardening


    Secure Software Supply Chain


    Container Registries and Trusted Repositories


    Choosing an Installer


    Configuration Management


    Scanning and Static Analysis of YAML


    Using Packer and Ansible for Hardening

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 5 Lessons Launching a Kubernetes Cluster 8:14

    From Lab to Maiden Voyage


    Hardening the Cluster


    Monitoring and Alerts


    Hardening a kops Default Deployment with Kube-bench

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Establishing a Private Cluster with a Secure Bastion Host

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 5 Lessons Maintaining a Kubernetes Infrastructure 7:54

    Patching Live Deployments


    Upgrading Kubernetes Components


    Node Recycling


    Upgrade Kubernetes Using kops

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Patching Live Kubernetes Deployments and Draining a Node for Maintenance

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 6 1 Lesson Conclusion 1:38

    Summation and Next Steps


What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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