AppArmor is a Linux Security Module

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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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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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Mysql on Ubuntu 14.04 problem with AppArmor permissions for data directory

I've been using MySQL with a different location for the database date since Ubuntu 12.04 and had no problems. My configuration was like this: Data in /home/db/mysql Link in the default location sudo ...
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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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How can I put tomcat under apparmor?

For security reasons, I want to put Tomcat under apparmor. The Ubuntu server(12.04 LTS) guide has a good explanation about apparmor, but I am not sure what is the correct way of creating a profile for ...
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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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Apparmor and Ecrypfs trouble with encrypted ~/Private directory

In my system I made an encrypted ~/Private directory by ecryptfs-utils package. It works good, but I have a problem with apparmor. Into the Private folder I moved some home directories, like .local, ...
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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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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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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?
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What is reason for apparmor=“DENIED” operation=“open”

Jan 26 13:25:27 nanak-P570WM kernel: [ 3184.247986] type=1400 audit(1390703127.047:85): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=2911 profile="/usr/lib/telepathy/mission-control-5" ...
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Lost internet connection after (fail) apparmor installation

Please, I would truly thank any advice on how to solve this issue: I have ubuntu gnome 13.10 64bits and I tried to install apparmor using the normal procedure: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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U1DB problems with apparmor

I'm having problem with u1db and apparmor. The application works fine, but when it is packaged apparmor does not allow the app to save data into $HOME/.local/share/.. so I can't actually save my ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not loading after installing updates - initctl: Event failed

After updating my Ubuntu installation I get a blank screen when try to load it. I have dual boot with Windows which works fine. Going into recovery mode -> resume normal boot gives me the following ...
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Apparmor doesn't start with Ubuntu 13.10 64Bit

installed with apt-get install apparmor apt-get install apparmor-utils apparmor-profiles apparmor-notify but even after a reboot aa-status tells me apparmor module is not loaded. ...
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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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apparmor don't start with 12.04 LTS 64Bit

I installed with apt-get install apparmor-utils apparmor-profiles apparmor-notify but even after a reboot aa-status tells me apparmor module is not loaded. cant find entry in syslog and ...
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is apparmor shutting down rsyslogd / syslog?

Protocol of syslog is ending ( shut-down ? ) with output : pluto cracklib: no dictionary update necessary. Aug 19 11:17:23 pluto kernel: [ 8090.193574] audit_printk_skb: 57 callbacks suppressed Aug ...
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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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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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What are orcexec files?

Apparmor shows various programs need read access to files with names like "orcexec.3JIkjU84". it's always orcexec.* which allows for them to be read. What is the purpose of these files?
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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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Is it possible to have two g++ executables with shared lib?

It might sound weird but I do want to have two g++ executables. One in normal /usr/bin/g++ which is currently working well. The other under /sandbox/g++ that is protected by apparmor. However when I ...
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Java can't find libjli.so despite ld.so.conf entry

I'm trying to get Java to run under AppArmor on 12.04 by copying the executable to /sandbox/java. (Symlinking is not an option because AppArmor fails on symlinks.) Currently, it won't run because it ...
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apt-get hang at Rsyslog

When I try to install something, there is a hang, I don't know if it's a bug or something else... root@computer:~# apt-get install Reading package list... Done Building dependancy tree Reading state ...
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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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Removing AppArmor

I have MySQL installed in my development machine, where I just don't need any additional security measure. I want to move MySQL Data files to another partition, which implies a lot of change in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 grant access to raw partition for lxc container

I'm using the Linux Containers as set by default in the package lxc. I'd like to give one of the container an exclusive access to one partition. Does anybody know, how to configure it? I'd like to ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...