February 6, 2001

U.S. government moves to secure Linux

Author: JT Smith

IDG.net: "Last month's unveiling of the National Security Agency's attempt to create a
truly secure Linux was the first good security news of the year. On Jan. 2 the NSA
announced that it had been figuring out how to harden the popular open-source
OS, and that it was sharing its prototype, dubbed Security-Enhanced Linux, and
source code with the public."

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