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Richard Plinston Silver badge

Re: POSIX

> SELinux. It's a patch over the UNIX security model

SELinux is built into the kernel. It may appear to be 'a patch' because ordinary users can be set to operate in an 'unconfined' domain where the usual permission system operates.

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