[svlug] Restricting privileges

Scott DuBois rhcom.linux at gmail.com
Thu Jan 15 11:09:03 PST 2015


On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 09:29:47AM -0800, Sarah Newman wrote:
> On 01/15/2015 07:39 AM, Scott DuBois wrote:
> 
> > I was under the impression that all 'buntu's had Apparmor installed (and
> > running) by default.
> > It has been on all my Kubuntu installs.
> > 
> > https://help.ubuntu.com/lts/serverguide/apparmor.html
> 
> >From what I recall apparmor is but firefox hasn't always been. Not sure what the current status is
> for firefox specifically, this article is a few months old:
> 
> http://www.ubtutorials.com/tutorial/857/htg-explains-what-apparmor-and-how-it-secures-your-ubuntu-system
> 
> I also wasn't fully aware of complain vs. enforce mode as apparmor enabled but in complain mode
> doesn't prevent anything.

Ah, very good. Thank you Sarah.

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