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Adhokshaj Mishra

Adhokshaj Mishra

Adhokshaj Mishra is a security researcher at Uptycs, specializing in Linux malware research. Apart from defensive research, he also works on the offensive side in his spare time. Prior to Uptycs, he worked in security consulting (threat hunting, incident response). He loves to attend various security meetups and conferences, where he routinely presents some of his work.

Detecting Docker escapes using osquery and Uptycs

Detecting Docker escapes using osquery and Uptycs

Docker escape techniques allow an attacker to break out to the host system from a container. This is generally achieved by exploiting various misconfigurations in Docker. Broadly, the escape techniques fall into two categories: