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There are several separately maintained projects relating to network security, including:
 
There are several separately maintained projects relating to network security, including:
  
* Netfilter packet filtering.
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* [http://www.netfilter.org/ Netfilter] packet filtering  
* Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see Paul Moore's blog.
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* Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see [http://paulmoore.livejournal.com/ Paul Moore's blog]
* NuFW authenticating firewall based on netfilter
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* [http://www.nufw.org/ NuFW] authenticating firewall based on Netfilter
  
  
 
=== Storage ===
 
=== Storage ===
  
* Labeled NFS, a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol.
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* [http://selinuxproject.org/page/Labeled_NFS Labeled NFS], a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol  
  
  
 
=== Cryptography ===
 
=== Cryptography ===
  
The cryptographic subsystem is maintained separately by Herbert Xu, refer to the mailing list.
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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 15:04, 9 April 2012

Contents

Kernel Security Projects

Access Control

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:

  • Netfilter packet filtering
  • Labeled Networking, including NetLabel, CIPSO, Labeled IPsec and SECMARK, see Paul Moore's blog
  • NuFW authenticating firewall based on Netfilter


Storage

  • Labeled NFS, a project to add MAC labeling support to the NFSv4 protocol


Cryptography

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

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