SELinux

Code No
Skill Category No: 
7
Skill No: 
3
Topic No: 
5
Level: 
II
Objective: 

Understanding SELinux MAC security policies and policy language

  • Understanding the Configurable policies in SELinux
    • Type Enforcement (TE)
    • Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
    • Multi Level Security (MLS) and Multi Category Security (MCS)
  • Understanding flask security architecture
    • Object manager
    • Security server
  • Understanding what SELinux can and cannot do.
  • Understanding and knowing how to use SELinux policy language
    • Ability to enforce confidentiality and integrity guarantees.
    • Ability to confine flawed and malicious applications.