Linux Security Module-LSM

Code No
Skill Category No: 
7
Skill No: 
3
Topic No: 
4
Level: 
II
Objective: 

Understanding flask security architecture and LSM framework

  • Knowing the structure of Linux security module and hook functions
    • Opaque security fields such as void *security
    • Calls to security hook functions
    • Security system call such as sys_security()
    • Registering security modules
    • Capabilities
  • Understanding what LSM can and cannot do.