Securing Microservices in Kubernetes Container Environment for Serverless PaaS Cloud
HKPC Building 78 Tat Chee Avenue Kowloon
Ms Liu, Tel: +852 2788 5704


Serverless PaaS cloud environment is the next wave of Cloud Computing  Container technology that enables developers to work and deploy containerised applications in various environments consistently. 

However, convenience comes with risks.  With potential security threats and uncertainties, is container secure?  Is PaaS cloud vulnerable to attack?  Who should take care of the PaaS security and how?  This intensive 2-day programme aims at equipping attendees with practical knowledge in deploying microservices with Dockers and Kubernetes securely in a public cloud environment.

Course Outline

During the workshop, participants will have hands on experience to implement a typical web application in a public cloud with various security features. These include:

    • Secure virtual network architecture design
    • Security of various cloud service model
    • Introduction on microservices, Docker, Kubernetes and their security concerns
    • Kubernetes deployment and microservices architecture design
    • Security best practices and real-life case studies for Kubernetes deployment
    • Security in Microservices Architecture
    • Serverless application deployment and related security best practices
    • Secure dockerfiles deployment
    • Identity and access management

The workshop will be conducted in Google Cloud Platform environment.  Other security features available on cloud platform will also be introduced.

Target Participants

Individuals interested in cloud deployment and familiar with network architecture and management, such as

    • System Integrators
    • System Administrators / Engineers / Analysts
    • Technical Engineers / Managers
    • Information Security Analysts / Managers


10-11 Dec 2020 (Thu and Fri)


09:30 – 17:30 (Total 14 hours)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese with English handout

Training Fee

Early bird price on or before 12 Nov 2020

Non-member: HK$6,600 per person
Member of Organiser / Supporting Organisation: HK$6,400 per person

Regular Price
Non-member: HK$6,800 per person

Member of Organiser / Supporting Organisation: HK$6,600 per person

RTTP Approved Course

This course is an approved Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme (RTTP), which offers up to 2/3 course fee reimbursement upon successful applications. For details:


Dr Ricci IEONG

Principal Consultant, eWalker Consulting (HK) Limited


Dr IEONG has over 15 years of experience in the Information Technology Industry and in IT Security area specialised in Security Risk Assessment, IT Audit, Ethical Hacking & Penetration Test, Smart Card & Biometrics System deployment and Computer Forensics Investigation. He currently serves as Principal Consultant of eWalker Consulting (HK) Ltd.

Having worked for HP and founded the first HP e-Security Center (also known as Penetration Test Center) in Hong Kong, he has led and conducted over 100 security assessments, IT Security Audits, penetration tests and incident handling services for HKSAR government departments, banks and multinational organisation in Hong Kong throughout these years. He is one of the founding instructors in the first diploma and graduate diploma course in computer security and forensics investigation recognised by HKSAR law enforcement team. In year 2002, Dr IEONG was invited by HKSAR government HK Police Force to courtroom as the first expert witness in HK Computer Crime Investigation.

Dr IEONG is the founding member and Council member of the Information Security and Forensics Society (ISFS). He recently founded the Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong and Macau Chapter and participated as Director of Education. He has conducted over 20 technical IT security training and workshop on cloud computing security, and provided cloud security awareness training to the public.

Certificate of Training

Participants who have attained at least 75% attendance of lecture will be awarded a Training Attendance Certificate.


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