LSE top 100LSE top 100Kube-Bench (79)Kube-Bench (79)

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 and Kubernetes auditing tool.


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

Tool review

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:


Support operating systems

Kube-Bench is known to work on Linux.

This tool page was recently updated. Found an improvement? Become an influencer and submit an update.
Project details
Latest release0.0.6 [2017-11-21]
License(s)Apache License 2.0
Last updatedNov. 28, 2017

Project health

This score is calculated by different factors, like project age, last release date, etc.


GitHub iconGitHub project

Related terms