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* [http://tomoyo.sourceforge.jp/ TOMOYO].
 
* [http://tomoyo.sourceforge.jp/ TOMOYO].
 
  
 
=== Integrity ===
 
=== Integrity ===
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* [http://lwn.net/Articles/309441/ System integrity in Linux].
 
* [http://lwn.net/Articles/309441/ System integrity in Linux].
 
  
 
=== Privileges ===
 
=== Privileges ===
  
 
* [http://www.friedhoff.org/posixfilecaps.html POSIX File Capabilities]
 
* [http://www.friedhoff.org/posixfilecaps.html POSIX File Capabilities]
 
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** [http://lwn.net/Articles/313047/ Filesystem capabilities in Fedora 10] LWN article.
  
 
=== Networking ===
 
=== Networking ===
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* Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see [http://paulmoore.livejournal.com/ Paul Moore's blog].
 
* Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see [http://paulmoore.livejournal.com/ Paul Moore's blog].
 
  
 
=== Storage ===
 
=== Storage ===
  
 
* [http://selinuxproject.org/page/Labeled_NFS Labeled NFS], a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol.
 
* [http://selinuxproject.org/page/Labeled_NFS Labeled NFS], a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol.
 
  
 
=== Anti-Malware ===
 
=== Anti-Malware ===
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* [http://lwn.net/Articles/295568/ TALPA]
 
* [http://lwn.net/Articles/295568/ TALPA]
 
  
 
=== Crypto ===
 
=== Crypto ===
  
 
The cryptographic subsystem is maintained separately by Herbert Xu, refer to the [http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#linux-crypto mailing list].
 
The cryptographic subsystem is maintained separately by Herbert Xu, refer to the [http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#linux-crypto mailing list].

Revision as of 02:56, 8 January 2009

Contents

Kernel Security Projects

Access Control

  • AppArmor, a pathname-based access control system.
  • SMACK, the Simplified Mandatory Access Control Kernel for Linux.

Integrity

This is a rapidly developing area, see the following LWN article for an overview:

Privileges

Networking

There are several separately maintained projects relating to network security, including:

  • Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see Paul Moore's blog.

Storage

  • Labeled NFS, a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol.

Anti-Malware

There are several related works-in-progress in this area:

Crypto

The cryptographic subsystem is maintained separately by Herbert Xu, refer to the mailing list.

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