Sandboxed file access
Posted Sep 5, 2012 13:28 UTC (Wed) by walters
In reply to: Sandboxed file access
Parent article: Ubuntu's new app developer upload process proposal
Any application with access to X11 though can elevate privileges with not that much more effort than access to the home directory gives. This appears to be handwaved away in the Ubuntu page =/
It's a really hard problem of course - I talked about it in 2005; see "SELinux and the Linux Desktop".
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