SOURCE: Twistlock

November 10, 2015 08:00 ET

Twistlock Container Security Solution Integrates With Google Cloud Platform

Helping Container-Oriented Developers Audit and Manage Risk for Containerized Applications

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 10, 2015) - Twistlock, the leading provider of container security solutions, today announced Twistlock is available on Google Cloud Platform -- specifically, Google Container Engine and Google Container Registry.

Software components inside a container stack may contain vulnerabilities. To manage risk due to vulnerabilities, you must identify and remediate those before a container image gets deployed. Twistlock's technologies help identify vulnerabilities that exist in open source container images, whether stored in a container registry or as a running container. In addition, Twistlock can detect anomalies at runtime and help remediate unexpected behaviors.

Twistlock's integration with Google Cloud Platform provides these functions for containers stored in Container Registry and running in Container Engine. You can:

  • Scan images in Google Container Registry for CVE and for policy compliance
  • Detect anomalies in a running Container Engine cluster and take automated corrective actions, such as raising an alert or disconnecting the container's network access
  • Generate reports of policy violations in both Container Registry and Container Engine

To see more details about Twistlock for Google Cloud Platform, see our blog and Google's blog.

Get started today with Twistlock on the Google Cloud Platform here.

"Containers bring unprecedented speed and agility that allow DevOps to quickly respond to changing business needs. But organizations are concerned about the robustness of policy management and the ability to support organizational compliance needs," said Ben Bernstein, CEO and co-founder of Twistlock. "This integration is significant because Google Cloud Platform users can use Twistlock technologies to have the visibility and controls they need to maximize business efficiency and potential for innovations." 

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About Twistlock
Twistlock is the industry's first enterprise security suite for container security. Twistlock's technologies addresses risks on the host and within the application of the container, enabling enterprises to consistently enforce security policies, monitor and audit activity and identify and isolate threats in a container or cluster of containers. Twistlock's mission is to provide a full, enterprise-grade security stack for containers, so organizations can confidently adopt and maximize the benefits of containers in their production environment. For more information, please visit

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