This happens when kaniko plugin is not able to figure out the container runtime of the process it is running in. This can be resolved by providing an environment variable ‘container’ with a supported [value].
Later this can be passed as a stage variable to the CIE pipeline.
Read more about:
Kaniko: GitHub - GoogleContainerTools/kaniko: Build Container Images In Kubernetes
CIE: CI Technical Reference - Harness Docs