Chef Open Source Community: Year in Review

Chef Open Source Community News

Throughout 2018, we published monthly community updates to summarize valuable new features & and developments in Chef’s open source projects (Chef, Habitat and InSpec) as well as ecosystem tools & content like Test Kitchen, Foodcritic, Supermarket, Habitat core plans, and InSpec profiles & plugins. For the month of December, we thought we would use the […]

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Chef Achieves CIS Certification for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmarks

Chef is pleased to announce that we have achieved official Center for Internet Security certification for Chef Automate and InSpec for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (Server Levels 1 and 2) and Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmarks, Level 1. This announcement follows on the heels of our being the first vendor to be awarded official certification […]

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Beyond the Checkout: Creating Next-Gen Point-of-Sale Solutions with Continuous Delivery and Habitat

Continuous delivery to your retail environment without refactor? Take a look at a modern application delivery model that fits both legacy and next-gen POS software. Point-of-sale (POS) systems in 2018 are effectively no different than multi-tiered IT applications from the datacenter or cloud. So why can’t we innovate at the same speed as our mobile […]

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ChefConf CFP: Delivering Delight, Doing Change, and All the Other Interesting Stuff

ChefConf 2019 will take place May 20-23 in Seattle, Washington, and we want you to present! ChefConf is the largest community gathering and educational event for teams on the journey to becoming fast, efficient, and innovative software-driven organizations. We are proud of the role this event plays in giving community members a chance to share […]

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ChefConf CFP Track: Cloud, Microservices, and Modern Architectures

ChefConf is the largest community gathering and educational event for teams on the journey to becoming fast, efficient, and innovative software-driven organizations. In other words, you and your team! ChefConf 2019 will take place May 20-23 in Seattle, Washington, and we want you to present! The ChefConf call for presentations (CFP) is now open. We’ve […]

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Detect Kubernetes Vulnerabilities with InSpec

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Earlier this week a critical security vulnerability was uncovered in the Kubernetes API server. The vulnerability, CVE-2018-1002105, uncovers an attack vector that would allow an unprivileged or unauthenticated user to escalate their privileges and run arbitrary commands with cluster-admin level access. The severity of this vulnerability is compounded by the fact that because these unauthorized […]

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