As the number of platforms you build and run your applications on increases, so does the challenge of understanding what applications you have deployed and their security state. Without visibility, it can be difficult to know if there are any latent vulnerabilities in your applications–much less how to fix them.
Today, we’re excited to announce the general availability of Cloud Security Scanner for Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) and Compute Engine, joining Cloud Security Scanner for App Engine. Now, no matter where you run your applications on Google Cloud, you can quickly gain insights into your web app’s vulnerabilities and take action before a bad actor can exploit them.
Web application vulnerabilities can occur during the development process. Some of these vulnerabilities include the incorrect setup of an app’s security framework, the incorrect implementation of an app into a production environment, or systems that weren’t patched or updated.
Cloud Security Scanner can surface a wide range of web application vulnerabilities as findings; here are a few examples of its capabilities: