Best practices

K8S API server configuration without ServiceAccount admissions control plugin

Risk Level

Informational (4)

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Compliance Frameworks


It was found that the API server configuration admission control plugins parameter does not include 'ServiceAccount'. An admission controller is a code which being executed after the request authentication and authorization in order to validate it or change it. This admission controller automates service accounts management.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to include the ServiceAccount plugin in the '--enable-admission-plugins' parameter.