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Tool and Usage

Kube-Bench is a security tool to perform a configuration audit of Kubernetes installations. It can be used to find flaws and improve system hardening.

Why this tool?

Tools like Kube-Bench help with quickly checking configuration weaknesses or discovering bad defaults.

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a configuration audit tool, Kubernetes auditing tool, and Kubernetes security tool.


  • Kube-Bench is written in Golang
  • Command line interface
  • JSON output supported

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers


The Kube-Bench project is maintained by:


Supported operating systems

Kube-Bench is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest release0.0.14 [2018-04-04]
LicenseApache License 2.0
Last updatedApril 18, 2018

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