1998-12-12 15:32:43

by Albert D. Cahalan

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Subject: Re: Linux login security approaches


H. L. Miller writes:

> On another question (more "on topic", perhaps), has anyone
> attempted or thought about attempting to add classification
> labels and mandatory access control extensions to Linux?

This being Linux, would you like the patch against 2.1.131?

> Since that is a continuing DoD requirement, which continues
> to be an unsatisfied requirement because there is no
> mainstream OS with those features, this would appear to be
> a window of opportunity for Linux.

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Status:
should be stable enough for real usage

Author:
A. Ott

Web page:
http://agn-www.informatik.uni-hamburg.de/people/1ott/rsbac/eng.htm

Goal:
Orange Book (TCSEC) B1 level



Now, who wants to find all the covert channels?