This blog post is part of a series that describes my summer school project at CERN openlab.
The Secure Linux* Container Environment (SCONE) is a mechanism for Docker* that uses the Intel® Software Guard Extensions trusted execution to protect container processes from outside attacks.
A human-chosen password is relatively easy to guess and is frequently reused. Increase security by generating a random salt value for each user, and then concatenate it with the password before hashing.
Intel’s Excite project uses a combination of symbolic execution, fuzzing, and concrete testing to find vulnerabilities in sensitive code.