Mitmproxy and Kubernetes

Philippe Bogaerts
2 min readSep 27, 2022

Solving the untrusted certificate issues in pods !!


Mitmproxy is a free and open source interactive HTTPS proxy. All information can be found here In this short tutorial, we are not going to focus on all cool features mitmproxy offers, but rather on how to use it inside Kubernetes.

I will be covering the

  • installation
  • environment variable injection
  • certificate trust



Philippe Bogaerts

#BruCON co-founder, #OWASP supporter, Application Delivery and Web Application Security, #Kubernetes and #container, #pentesting enthousiast, BBQ & cocktails !!