Kubernetes Ingress-Nginx Security from Beginner to Expert
2020-03-29, 14:45–15:15, Room 1

In Kubernetes the Ingress-Nginx Controller is one of the most deployed Ingress Controller. It is the gateway to your applications, the metaphorical door person right outside. Securing it is crucial to the overall Security of your Cloud, yet many times it is not properly configured, leaving it vulnerable to a variety of attacks.

This presentation will go over the various ways of securing your application with the Ingress-Nginx Controller.


This presentation will cover the following topics:

● What is Ingress
● Basic Ingress Configuration
● Basic Authentication
● External Authentication
● Mutual Authentication
● Web Application Firewall (WAF)
● Rate-Limiting
● Other Security Settings
● Troubleshooting
● More Security Considerations