Bug 198760 - Firewall and desktop users vs SELinux
Firewall and desktop users vs SELinux
Product: Fedora Documentation
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-faq (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chad Sellers
Karsten Wade
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Reported: 2006-07-13 07:26 EDT by Rahul Sundaram
Modified: 2013-03-13 01:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-08 15:58:52 EDT
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Description Rahul Sundaram 2006-07-13 07:26:13 EDT
Description of problem:

We frequently hear explanations such as I have a firewall so I dont need SElinux
or I am a home user, so I turned off SELinux and similar things

Expected results:

We need a FAQ or two explaning why SELinux is different from a firewall and how
SELinux is not merely server side security.
Comment 1 eric@christensenplace.us 2009-06-08 15:58:52 EDT
This project has been moved to https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SELinux_FAQ.  Please either make the necessary changes or use the "discussion" page for requests for changes.

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