SearchOpenSource: Using SUSE AppArmor to Profile a Workstation Application in FireFox
Aug 03, 2006, 08:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Creating application security policies is a breeze with the
no-nonsense configuration wizard in Novell's AppArmor module
(available in the YaST Control Center). This tip offers a simple
demonstration in the Firefox Web browser to illustrate how quick
and easy it is to profile a common workstation application for
better enterprise security. This demonstration could be easily
reproduced in Konqueror, the OpenOffice suite or any SUSE Linux
Enterprise (SLES) server application.
"Begin profiling application behavior either by creating a new
profile or modifying an existing one..."