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A few weeks ago, there was some article (probably in something like LWN.net, LinuxGazette or Linux.org or something) about a Linux security enhancement package. It was on a similar vein to SELinux but used entirely different methods of locking down users and programs so they couldn't wreak havoc on Linux systems.
Anyway, on their website they had an ordinary HTML form where you could upload ANY perl, C or bash script and it would automatically compile and execute that code on a locked-down computer their end and show you the result, obviously so you could then see for yourself how secure the thing was.
I need to find this website again to show someone that it's true and does exist. I've searched my bookmarks, my favourite sites, all my RSS feeds and cannot find the thing.
I know that's not a lot to go on but I'd really like to find this site/software in question and I'm hoping someone will remember it or have it in their bookmarks. I'm not bothered about finding the original article on it, just the project's homepage.
The website was white-ish or off-white
The form you uploaded to accepted C, perl, bash and at least one other type of code (python?).
It showed the results afterwards on a HTML page, including stderr and stdout as (I think) green and red text.
It may have been GPL software, I can't rightly remember. I have a feeling it was OS in some way.
The site made a point of differentiating between the methods used in SELinux and in their software.
It was definitely talking about locking down current kernel releases, so it's not some obsolete thing.
Can anyone identify the software in question and (hopefully) the homepage for it?
Then, you are talking about PAX, smash stack protection, Rule Set Based Access Control (RSBAC), buffer protection execution, and others patches to make linux more secure.
There is a distribution that has all this built in: Adamantix.