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105 views

Can apparmor restrict interpreted languages?

For interpreted/vm languages(e.g. python, java, shell scripts) can apparmor be set to only confine a particular script or program? If so, how?
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How can I improve my paxtest results?

I have AppArmor Installed, but I am willing to secure my system more, I ran a paxtest and I am not impressed by the results, how can I make my results better and make my linux system kill those stuff? ...
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0answers
142 views

For which applications to create AppArmor profiles?

I found and read very nice manuals and tutorials explaining what AppArmor is, what it does and how it works but one point is missing: which programs should be AppArmor'ed? Apparently I can't create ...
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233 views

How to display AppArmor denied messages as desktop notifications

How can I get live notifications on my desktop whenever an AppArmor denied message is triggered?
4
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1answer
156 views

Preventing a specific application from accessing a folder

I just installed an application that has the bad habit of automatically scanning all my folders for files to edit. The app has no available options to disable this behavior. I cannot just remove ...
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2answers
579 views

How can I tell that apparmor is working?

Some questions I want answered in the answer: How do I know if apparmor is running? How can I tell if it's working well?
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2answers
240 views

How does AppArmor deal with non-profiled Programs?

I setup and configured AppArmor in Ubuntu and I would like to know how AppArmor deals with Packages and Applications which have no AppArmor Profile? After installing the package with sudo apt-get ...
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1answer
274 views

Is there a good apparmor profile for VirtualBox?

Is there any apparmor profile for VirtualBox that works both in normal and guest accounts for 12.04? Where can I get it? Or maybe its code? Is there any other way to protect my VirtualBox from ...
5
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1answer
120 views

How do I create a default fallback profile for any process that doesn't have one in AppArmor?

Is there a way to specify a default profile on any executable that doesn't have a profile already defined? The idea is to avoid any unconstrained processes.
4
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1answer
3k views

Where do I get the AppArmor 2.4 compatibility patch?

I just compiled the 2.6.39-rc1 kernel and AppArmor complains about a missing /sys interface (plus, it slows down the boot). Where do I get the AppArmor 2.4 compatibility patch AppArmor asks for?
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5answers
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How to secure ubuntu server from bruteforce ssh attacks?

I have my passwords secure, but I heard people complaining about perfomance of a server going down drastically when a bruteforce attack is taking place. How can I secure my ubuntu 10.10 server from ...
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1answer
477 views

Is troubleshooting AppArmor with 'teardown' unsafe?

I understand there is a safer, more targeted way to troubleshoot AppArmor's possible contribution to an issue than completely stopping the service and tearing down AppArmor profiles. Can someone give ...
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2answers
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Is it a bad idea to run SELinux and AppArmor at the same time?

My corporate policy says that Linux boxes must be secured with SELinux (so that a security auditor can check the 'yes, we're extremely secure!' checkbox for each server). I had hoped to take ...