Category: Security

Containers, Security, Double Dipping

One of the common misconception about containers is that they act as light VMs. Which would make you think they are perfectly isolated. It's not true. While they all give you some level of isolation, they all share a common...

Improved security in Couchbase 4.5: SCRAM-SHA

Security is important to us, here at Couchbase. I'd like to draw your attention to a new security feature in Couchbase 4.5 that might otherwise go unnoticed: SCRAM-SHA (pronounced like 'scram-shaw').     (Scram Image Licensed through Create Commons via...

/ May 25, 2016

Anti-Virus False Alarms and Couchbase

Anti-virus software can sometimes cause major headaches for developers trying to play with a new technology. Over time, we heard about many ways anti-virus software can interfere with Couchbase. This blog explains the commonly seen issues, the precautionary steps that...

How to Authenticate Couchbase with Windows Active Directory (via LDAP)

This blog was originally posted on Roi Katz’s personal blog site. Please click here to find the original post.  Hi all! So you want to authenticate users access to Couchbase through your Active Directory LDAP service. Couchbase has that ability. You can...

The Security Tipping Point

We are really excited about our partnership with Vormetric and welcome the below guest blog post by Michael Rothschild from Vormetric.    I remember in the heady days of the dot.com boom where people were just migrating off their 56.6K...