How to secure Ubuntu with AppArmor

Wednesday, 31 October 2007, 10:06 PM EST

AppArmor is one way to protect your assets on your Ubuntu Gutsy system.

AppArmor attempts to protect processes on the server or desktop from security threats. It enforces limits on what processes can access on the system. It attempts to restrict processes to those resources that the process requires to function only. AppArmor will not only define the system resources a program can access, it will also determine the privileges with which it can access those resources. To protect applications you will need to set up a security profile for each application that you want to protect.

At Begin Linux.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Planning for the Internet of Things

As organizations plan for the future, and how security has to operate within their business, they now have to worry about the IoT. Geoff Webb, Director of Solution Strategy at NetIQ, discusses the implications and likely impact of the Internet of Things.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Tue, Apr 28th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //