Plash

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Plash

http://plash.beasts.org/
A sandbox for running GNU/Linux programs with minimum privilege/authority.

Plash is a sandbox for running GNU/Linux programs with minimum privileges. It is suitable for running both command line and GUI programs. It can dynamically grant Gtk-based GUI applications access rights to individual files that you want to open or edit. This happens transparently through the Open/Save file chooser dialog box, by replacing GtkFileChooserDialog. Plash virtualizes the file namespace and provides per-process/per-sandbox namespaces. It can grant processes read-only or read-write access to specific files and directories, mapped at any point in the filesystem namespace. It does not require modifications to the Linux kernel.

Documentation

http://sourceforge.net/docman/?group_id=162398

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Ted Teah

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20 March 2006




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
mseaborn Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://svn.gna.org/viewcvs/plash/trunk/
Bug TrackingHomepagehttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=162398
Developer,Help,SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/plash
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/plash
Python (Ref)https://pypi.org/project/plash


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 5 April 2018.



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