Cage

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Cage

http://killa.net/infosec/cage/
Replacement for 'chroot'

cage is a replacement for the chroot(8) utility. Like chroot, cage changes its root directory to the one specified and then executes your application. Before execing, however, cage drops all privileges that would let the program escape its jail.


Download

Download version 0.80 (stable)
released on 19 November 2001

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey19 November 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Anthony D. Urso Maintainer
Vadasz Laszlo Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:anthonyu@killa.net


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitelibcap

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 March 2017.



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