[ubuntu-hardened] security centerin ubuntu

John Dong jdong at ubuntu.com
Fri Apr 2 18:36:56 BST 2010

On Fri, Apr 02, 2010 at 01:20:33PM -0000, Nils-Christoph Fiedler wrote:
>guess isnt under development any longer) or selinux out there, but
>personally i dont trust selinux because of its history and read about
>some issues with it, referring to wrong setups and therefor a loss of
>security compared to a fresh installation.

I don't think this is true of SELinux; like AppArmor, it coexists with
the existing DAC permissions framework, and can only deny access that
DAC would otherwise allow, not grant permissions that DAC would have


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