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Re: How to make module autoloading play nice with securelevel

On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 07:56:22PM -0700, Gary Thorpe wrote:
> Would it be useful to use digital signatures with kernel modules and
> have the user decide which signatures are "trusted" (including the
> options of accepting any or unsigned modules [all])? Is it infeasible,
> too hard or not very secure to do this?

No pubkey support in the software kernel crypto provider.  Given that,
it's just a SMOMP, where the "M" for "more programming" in this case means
"parsing horrible X.509 datastructures and making complex policy decisions


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