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Can docker container access the host network?

Yes, A docker container can access the host network if it is started with the correct parameters and Docker host policies/controls allowing to do so. When a container is starting you can set the networking option with –network host option likedocker container run --rm -d --network host --name my_nginx nginx command.

In this way, the container network stack will be the same as the docker host network stack. When a process tries to listen to a port in the container namespace it will actually try to listen on the Docker host network interface.

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Burak is working as a freelance Cloud/DevOps consultant. He performed different roles during his professional career track. He has more than 12 years of experience in the finance, telecommunication and government sectors. He likes to learn new technologies and wants to share his knowledge, experiences with the community. He likes all lean, agile initiatives. And he believes that the DevOps mindset and DevOps transformation will bring more agility to the Enterprises as well as employees.

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