AppArmor is a Linux Security Module

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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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Bind9 - openssl problem

when I try to start bind9; simply fail because of chroot & openssl /etc/init.d/bind9 start log messages; Feb 17 08:26:27 ISTVS2024 named[2440]: initializing DST: openssl failure Feb 17 ...
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Hide Skype from panel with apparmor and keep links in chat openable

To hide Skype from unity panel we can add file /etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.skype with such content: # Last Modified: Tue Jun 12 03:49:49 2012 by izx # REPOSITORY: ...
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How to fix AppArmor `could not open` error when installing php+mysql?

I want to install php5-imap php5-ldap php5-curl sudo apt-get install php5-imap php5-ldap php5-curl I get this error: AppArmor parser error for /etc/apparmor.d/usr.sbin.mysqld in ...
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Apparmor has hats like null-12b08

I am running a Ubuntu 12.04.2 server with Apache using mod_apparmor. When I run aa-status, I see thousands and thousands (seriously, over 100,000) of profiles with names like ...
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Is apparmor active after installation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I tell that apparmor is working? I want to know is apparmor active after installing ubuntu12.04 ? Thank you
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mysql: unrecognized service (apparmor)

Many questions on this point but I couldn't any help yet. Mysql was working then I tried to move mysql database directory as (in this ...
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What is apparmor?

I hear a lot of talk about apparmor, I want to know the following: What is apparmor? How does apparmor work?
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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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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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Is apparmor actually working well enough? [closed]

I am wondering how unsafe Ubuntu linux actually is. Having different file permissions for root / and other users might today not be enough and actually when asking many people might point out that all ...
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Are these Apparmor profiles unnecessary?

I'm running Lubuntu 12.10. I've installed apparmor-profiles. I uninstalled the Chromium browser have the latest Chrome stable in its place. Now I'm trying to learn a little about Apparmor profiles. ...
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Where can I find apparmor profiles?

I'm interested in using apparmor to secure my laptop, and I am wondering if there is a place where I can find apparmor profiles for firefox and other desktop programs.
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Why is there no Apparmor profile for the terminal?

I understand that Apparmor profiles are useful for securing programs that have access to the internet. Hence the question. I don't see any "terminal"-related profile here.
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Another apparmor / mysql wont install

I am trying to config another instance of mysql on my present but i can't mysql_install_db --user=mysql --datadir=/var/lib/mysql2 Installing MySQL system tables... ERROR: 1005 Can't create table ...
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Having problems getting Samba4 and Bind9 working together because of apparmor

So I've been following the Samba4 HOWTO, which has gone reasonably well. The issue I'm having is I can't get BIND9 to restart when the samba configuration is included in /etc/bind/named.conf.local: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS mysql failed to start [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can't start mysql - mysql respawning too fast, stopped I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server which was running OK along with MySQL service ,i had to reboot the server ...
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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 ...
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apparmor-notify exclude application

Is there a way to exclude certain applications from apparmor-notify notifications. e.g. I don't want to receive any apparmor notifications from firefox but I'd like to receive notifications about the ...
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Where could I get the apparmor profile for latest Skype4?

Where could I get the apparmor profile for latest Skype4? I tried to make my own based on previous skype version but there are too many errors while launching.
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Is disabling AppArmor to solve permission issues when deploying MaaS advisable?

I'm still yet to successfully build a MAAS server, deploy nodes and charms with 12.04 LTS. In my latest troubleshooting in my logs, I have found several errors in my syslog pertaining to permissions ...
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Unable to start mysql server after update

Today I updated the system, and I cant start the mysql server: I'm getting the following error: Aug 14 14:32:09 VULTURUS kernel: [ 1996.413190] init: mysql main process (14122) terminated with ...
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AppArmor denying a mount operation

How do I convince apparmor to allow this operation? [28763.284171] type=1400 audit(1344273461.387:192): apparmor="DENIED" operation="mount" info="failed type match" error=-13 parent=7101 ...
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How to allow bind in app armor?

Question: I did setup bind9 as described here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=12149576#post12149576 Now I have a little problem with apparmor: If I switch it off, it works. If apparmor ...
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How to re-enable a disabled standard user account?

Disabled a standard user account but did not opt to delete files. Later, tried to enable the account. At that time, a password had to be selected so entered a different one from the earlier one. Now, ...
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How do I enable the AppArmor profile for Firefox?

Recently there an article in about configuring FF with AppArmor. When I ran the below command cat /etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.firefox | sudo apparmor_parser –a I get the following error Error: ...
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What happens if I delete a profile in apparmor

I would like to what happens a program if the apparmor profile associated with it is deleted. Would it run as if it had unconstrained access?
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where/how to find the last linux-image patched with apparmor (Kernel needs AppArmor 2.4 compatibility patch.)

where/how to find the last linux-image patched with apparmor (Kernel needs AppArmor 2.4 compatibility patch.) without patvhing myself the kernel? thanks answer: ...
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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.
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How to prevent users from installing non-free software?

Is it possible to disable installation of non-free or proprietary softwares and applications in Ubuntu?
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Can't start mysql - mysql respawning too fast, stopped

Today I did a fresh install of ubuntu 12.04 and went about setting up my local development environment. I installed mysql and edited /etc/mysql/my.cnf to optimise InnoDB but when I try to restart ...
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Where can I find books or articles about iptables and apparmor?

Where can I find a book or articles that doesnt tell me how to do a ls. Im looking for one where i can learn about: -iptables -apparmor I know there is ufw and gufw and no gui for app armor. I want ...
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AppArmor reinstall fails

I use apparmor together with libapache2-mod-apparmor to sandbox some websites. However After a recent reinstall it stopped working. I keep getting this error: Setting up apparmor ...
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Apparmor doesn't work with 3.1.5-pf kernel

I have update manually the kernel on ubuntu 11.10 and now I have this messages on boot: Cache read/write disabled: /sys/kernel/security/apparmor/features interface file missing. (Kernel needs ...
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Why do I have to enable the AppArmor profile for Firefox? Why isn't it “on” by default?

I have a pretty standard default install of 11.10 (Unity 3D). I'm trying to understand a bit about AppArmor. sudo aa-status shows me that the available Firefox profile isn't being enforced (since it ...
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File access: open fails for one program but not another

This is the most unusual thing. I'm trying to start up mysqld with a different my.cnf (so I can have two MySQL daemons running without conflict). The file is /etc/mysql/my2.cnf but mysql won't open ...
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How to get back the firefox apparmor profile after deleting it?

I deleted the apparmor profile for firefox when I was tinkering with it... And now I can't get it back. I uninstalled (complete) the apparmor program, profiles, etc. And when it reinstalled, I ...
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How do you permanently activate all AppArmor profiles?

I want all the AppArmor profiles activated wherever applicable permanently, how can I do that?
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What does Firefox AppArmor restrict/allow?

I know the AppArmor profiles resides in /etc/apparmor.d/, but I do not know how to interpret it. Any translation would be enlightening.
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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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Apparmor not starting with kernel LSM error [closed]

Starting apparmor on a Ubuntu Lucid Lynx gives the following: user@host:~$ sudo /etc/init.d/apparmor start * Starting AppArmor profiles * AppArmor not available as kernel LSM. ...fail! ...
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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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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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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 ...