Archive for July, 2007

RHEL on HP Completes EAL4+ Certification

by James Morris |  Monday, July 16th, 2007

Following the recent IBM evaluation, RHEL 5 on Hewlett-Packard hardware has now also achieved certification for LSPP, RBACPP and CAPP at EAL4 augmented. Notable here is the way that these certification efforts were community-based, with the vendors working cooperatively on the same GPL codebase, sharing development efforts.

SE-PostgreSQL 1.0 Beta Released

by James Morris |  Sunday, July 1st, 2007

KaiGai Kohei has announced the beta 1.0 release of SE-PostgreSQL. This project extends SELinux to the database, providing fine-grained, flexible MAC for managing information at the row and column level. Installable RPMS are available at the site for Fedora 6 and 7, as well as documentation in English and Japanese.