docker-compose.yml exposure

Febna V M
Published on
20 Dec 2021


A docker-compose.yml is a config file for docker-compose. It allows deploy, combine and configure multiple docker-containers at the same time. The Docker “rule” is to outsource every single process to an own docker container. And it is publically accessible.

Mitigation measures

Configure The server to prevent unauthorized access, directory listing, etc. Consider running scans and doing audits periodically to help detect future misconfiguration or missing patches.

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Febna V M
Febna V M
Cyber Security Engineer
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