Category: Security

New RBAC Roles in Couchbase 7.0

New RBAC Roles in Couchbase 7.0

Couchbase Server version 7.0 introduces some important changes as part of the role-based access control (RBAC) authorization system.  Couchbase Server has allowed fine-grained access controls to the platform with RBAC for administrators since version 4.5 and all users since version...

What to Know About the Log4j Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

What to Know About the Log4j Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

A critical zero-day exploit, known as Log4Shell, affecting the Apache Log4j utility (CVE-2021-44228) was made public on December 9, 2021. As soon as Couchbase became aware of this issue, we investigated it immediately within our product and security teams, and...

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 according to the rule of 3’s

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 according to the rule of 3’s

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 is Available A few months ago, I could not wait for the latest release of Couchbase Server.  Its number was seven, and my house number is 77. I felt that seven was a lucky number. But beyond...

Announcing Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3 Beta

Announcing Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3 Beta

Today, I’m delighted to announce the latest preview of the Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3.0-Beta. This beta release is focused on adding some key features introduced in Couchbase Server 7.0 to Autonomous Operator such as scopes and collections, role-based access control...

Announcing the 3.0 Beta Release for Mobile & Edge Computing

Announcing the 3.0 Beta Release for Mobile & Edge Computing

We’re pleased to announce the public beta release of the Couchbase Lite 3.0 and Sync Gateway 3.0 platforms for mobile and edge computing solutions. This major release makes great strides in the area of edge computing by expanding our edge...

An Introduction to Edge Computing Architectures

An Introduction to Edge Computing Architectures

If I asked five different people what “edge computing” is, I’d most certainly get five different answers. Confusingly, they’d probably all be right. Edge computing is a strategic architecture that’s growing in popularity, but its different permutations and its myriad...

Get Started with Couchbase + Java [Developer Walkthrough]

Get Started with Couchbase + Java [Developer Walkthrough]

If you’re a developer who’s new to Couchbase, this article helps you get started. This weekly walkthrough series helps you understand the basics of connecting to Couchbase, shows you how to retrieve and modify data in Couchbase Server, how to...

October 7, 2021
What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

Two decades on, the global shift to the cloud only continues to accelerate. As part of their larger digital transformation strategy, leading enterprises are investing in modern applications that are easy to use, evolve rapidly and deliver a highly customized...

Secure Your Data at Rest with LUKS Disk Encryption in Couchbase

Secure Your Data at Rest with LUKS Disk Encryption in Couchbase

Couchbase now supports LUKS disk encryption to secure your data at rest. Couchbase 7.0 puts a big focus on security, debuting support for both role-based access control (RBAC) for Scopes and Collections, and encryption of at-rest data via Linux Unified...

Introducing Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) Security for Collections in Couchbase 7.0

Introducing Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) Security for Collections in Couchbase 7.0

Your data in Couchbase just got more secure. Couchbase Server 7.0 introduced Scopes and Collections to better map between relational and NoSQL data models. But the 7.0 release also includes some additional enhancements to strengthen the security of the data...

Announcing Couchbase Server 7.0

Announcing Couchbase Server 7.0

Couchbase Server 7.0 solves the requirements of modern application development. In doing so, it settles the debate over using relational or NoSQL databases. There’s no more need to compromise. (Try it out for yourself here or skip straight to the...

Couchbase Autonomous Operator vs MongoDB Enterprise Kubernetes Operator

Couchbase Autonomous Operator vs MongoDB Enterprise Kubernetes Operator

A Kubernetes Operator is a software extension to Kubernetes that supports built-in capabilities to manage your Kubernetes applications in an automated fashion and that follows Kubernetes principles – especially the Control Loop pattern. Why do we need a Kubernetes Operator?...