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Re: [ubuntu-hardened] SmackConfiguration wiki page

From: Kees Cook <kees_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Jul 17 2008 - 20:12:53 GMT
To: casey@schaufler-ca.com, Ubuntu Linux Proactive Security deployment and development <ubuntu-hardened@lists.ubuntu.com>


On Wed, Jul 02, 2008 at 09:12:14PM -0700, Casey Schaufler wrote:
> I have added the SmackConfiguration wiki page.

This looks really great! Thanks. Some ideas would be to make it more specific to Ubuntu (i.e. instead of saying "2.6.25 and later", using "Intrepid and later").

Beyond that, I see two things that need to be fixed: 1) Smack needs to be enabled in the kernel 2) smack-utils needs to be packaged for Ubuntu (and/or Debian)

I've already asked Tim Gardner (kernel team) to turn on the config for Smack, so that should show up in the next Intrepid kernel.

Is anyone interested in doing some from-scratch packaging of smack-utils?

Thanks,

-Kees -- Kees Cook Ubuntu Security Team -- ubuntu-hardened mailing list ubuntu-hardened@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-hardened