Linux security features


The Linux operating system consists of a wide range of security features. This page has an overview of many of them, with links for more details.


AppArmor is a Linux feature to runs as Linux security module. It restricts programs by limiting what they can access.

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Live kernel patching

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Seccomp is one of the Linux security features. It restricts which system calls can be used for processes.

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