Kubernetes Image Scanning

Secure your images running in Kubernetes.

Prevent or allow deployment based on flexible policies and continuously monitor running images.
Anchore Enterprise Kubernetes Admission Controller

Deploy only secure images.

Prevent deployment of images that don’t meet your organization’s security policies using a Kubernetes admission controller. Set your preferences to ensure that only scanned images are permitted.
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Ongoing visibility.

Easily integrate with Kubernetes to ensure that all running container images have been scanned and monitor for new images.
Anchore continuously secures running containers

Continuous container security.

Monitor Kubernetes clusters to identify which vulnerabilities exist in active containers. Quickly identify if a new vulnerability impacts running containers.

How Kubernetes Image Scanning works.

Admission Controller contacts Anchore API for evaluation status.
Anchore inventories running containers and alerts on policy violations.

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Federal Compliance

Automate compliance checks using out-of-the-box and custom policies.

Open Source Security

Improve open source security by easily tracking direct and transitive open source dependencies to identify and fix vulnerabilities early.


Automate DevSecOps for your cloud-native software supply chain with an API-first DevSecOps solution.

Container Security

Identify and remediate container security risks and monitor post-deployment for new vulnerabilities.

FedRAMP Vulnerability Scanning

Meet the new FedRAMP Vulnerability Scanning Requirements for Containers and achieve compliance faster with Anchore.

Container Vulnerability Scanning

Reduce false positives and false negatives with best-in-class signal-to-noise ratio.

Kubernetes Images Scanning

Allow or prevent deployment of images based on flexible policies and continuously monitor the inventory of insecure images running in your clusters.

Container Registry Scanning

Identify and remediate new risks and vulnerabilities as they emerge.

CI/CD Security & Compliance

Embed security and compliance into your CI/CD pipeline to uncover vulnerabilities, secrets, and malware in your automated build processes.

Software Bill of Materials

Get comprehensive visibility of your software components and ensure vulnerability accuracy with the most complete SBOM available. Generate, store, analyze, and monitor SBOMs across the application lifecycle to identify software dependencies and improve supply chain security.

Container Compliance

Automate compliance checks using out-of-the-box and custom policies.

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Learn how Anchore’s SBOM-powered platform can help secure your software supply chain.