The following security features and enhancements have been added to the Solaris 10 11/06 release.
The Solaris Trusted Extensions software provides multilevel security for the Solaris OS, including mandatory access control for the following:
The Solaris Trusted Extensions software also provides tools for the following actions:
Setting up sensitivity labels
Performing trusted system management
The Solaris Trusted Extensions feature enables you to define your data access policies to control information in a flexible but highly secure manner. Solaris Trusted Extensions can be used as a configuration option for the Solaris OS.
For more information about Solaris Trusted Extensions, http://www.sun.com/smi/Press/sunflash/2006-02/sunflash.20060214.3.xml.
The Solaris Trusted Extensions for printing feature enables the following features:
Restricted output to printers by label ranges
Specially labeled banner and trailer pages
Specially labeled headers and footers
Starting with this release, files and directories are labeled by the zone or host that exports them. The mount policy is restricted to prevent writing down.