AppArmor

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Last updated at Aug. 20, 2017

AppArmor

AppArmor is a Linux feature that can be activated as a Linux security module (LSM). It uses a so-called Mandatory Access Control (MAC) system. The kernel can restrict programs and make a well-informed decision on what resources are allowed to be used.

Introduction into AppArmor

AppArmor is a Linux feature that can be activated as a Linux security module (LSM). It uses a so-called Mandatory Access Control (MAC) system. The kernel can restrict programs and make a well-informed decision on what resources are allowed to be used.