Design and manufacturing companies must adapt quickly to the demands of an increasingly global and competitive economy. To speed time to market for products, they need to be able to collaborate and manage design lifecycles effectively
With so many vendors claiming to have a Next Generation Firewall (NGFW), it can be difficult to tell what makes each one different. John Pescatore of SANS Institute explains what enterprises look for when considering alternative NGFW solutions.
The choice here is between two strong contenders: AppArmor and SELinux. Last year we picked SELinux, included in Red Hat and a favorite with the security community. This year we're going with AppArmor, due to its superior ease of use and, well, momentum. AppArmor continues to be bundled with Suse and has caught on with Ubuntu and Mandriva. AppArmor protects applications through the use of mandatory access controls: permissions set by the underlying system -- not by users -- that prevent coding flaws or bugs in applications from being manipulated for malicious purposes. FULL REPORT ...