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=== Crypto ===
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=== Cryptography ===
  
 
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 03:00, 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:

Cryptography

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

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