Drawing lessons from fatal SELinux bug #1054350

Eric Sandeen sandeen at redhat.com
Fri Jan 24 00:50:23 UTC 2014

On 1/23/14, 6:37 PM, Kevin Kofler wrote:
> Eric Sandeen wrote:
>> If the solution to every serious bug that slips through the cracks of a
>> release is to disable the package, over time we may not have much left in
>> Fedora.
> But SELinux is the one package (OK, one of the few, along with, e.g., 
> firewall stuff) whose removal would actually INCREASE Fedora's 
> functionality!

Sure, removing firewalls & selinux would be a serious enhancement
of functionality.

For malware botnets & spam hosts, especially...


>         Kevin Kofler

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