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Patch Management: Usage of a maximum life for containers

Risk and Opportunity

Risk: Vulnerabilities in running containers stay for too long and might get exploited.
Opportunity: The nightly builded images are deployed minimum every 30 days. Meaning a container does not lives longer than 30 days.

Exploit details

Usefullness: Medium
Required knowledge: Medium (two disciplines)
Required time: High
Required resources (systems): Low

OWASP SAMM 2 Mapping: o-environment-management|B|1