Security through obscurity: a review of a few of FreeBSD's lesser known security capabilities


Malone, David (2005) Security through obscurity: a review of a few of FreeBSD's lesser known security capabilities. ;login:, 30 (5). pp. 27-34.

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Abstract

In this article I'm going to look at some less well known security features of FreeBSD. Some of these features are common to all the BSDs. Others are FreeBSD specific or have been extended in some way in FreeBSD. The features that I will be discussing are available in FreeBSD

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Security; FreeBSD; BSD; file flags; MAC framework; seeotheruids MAC module; bsdextended MAC module; portacl module; GEOM; Disk Encryption;
Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Research Institutes > Hamilton Institute
Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 6193
Depositing User: Dr. David Malone
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2015 15:42
Journal or Publication Title: ;login:
Publisher: usenix
Refereed: No
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