SELinux: Bring World-Class Security to Any Linux Environment! SELinux offers Linux/UNIX integrators, administrators, and developers a state-of-the-art platform for building and maintaining highly secure solutions. Now that SELinux is included in the Linux 2.6 kernelaand delivered by default in Fedora Core, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and other major distributionsaitas easier than ever to take advantage of its benefits. SELinux by Example is the first complete, hands-on guide to using SELinux in production environments. Authored by three leading SELinux researchers and developers, it illuminates every facet of working with SELinux, from its architecture and security object model to its policy language. The book thoroughly explains SELinux sample policiesa including the powerful new Reference Policyashowing how to quickly adapt them to your unique environment. It also contains a comprehensive SELinux policy language reference and covers exciting new features in Fedora Core 5 and the upcoming Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5. ac Thoroughly understand SELinuxas access control and security mechanisms ac Use SELinux to construct secure systems from the ground up ac Gain fine-grained control over kernel resources ac Write policy statements for type enforcement, roles, users, and constraints ac Use optional multilevel security to enforce information classification and manage users with diverse clearances ac Create conditional policies that can be changed on-the-fly ac Define, manage, and maintain SELinux security policies ac Develop and write new SELinux security policy modules ac Leverage emerging SELinux technologies to gain even greater flexibility ac Effectively administer any SELinux systemFedora. Core. Site. Red Hat maintains a large site where you can find everything from ISO images of all the Fedora releases ... Hardened Gentoo has excellent documentation on SELinux and documentation on how to integrate other security anbsp;...
|Title||:||SELinux by Example|
|Author||:||Frank Mayer, David Caplan, Karl MacMillan|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2006-07-27|