JavaScript is required to for searching.
Skip Navigation Links
Exit Print View
Trusted Extensions Developer's Guide     Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library
search filter icon
search icon

Document Information


1.  Trusted Extensions APIs and Security Policy

2.  Labels and Clearances

3.  Label Code Examples

4.  Interprocess Communications

Multilevel Port Information

Communication Endpoints

Berkeley Sockets and TLI

AF_UNIX Family

AF_INET Family

RPC Mechanism

Using Multilevel Ports With UDP

5.  Trusted X Window System

6.  Label Builder GUI

7.  Trusted Web Guard Prototype

8.  Experimental Java Bindings for the Solaris Trusted Extensions Label APIs

A.  Programmer's Reference

B.  Trusted Extensions API Reference


Chapter 4

Interprocess Communications

A system that is configured with Trusted Extensions enforces mandatory access control (MAC) and discretionary access control (DAC). Access control is enforced between communicating processes on the same host and across the network. This chapter summarizes the interprocess communication (IPC) mechanisms that are available in a system configured with Trusted Extensions. This chapter also discusses how access controls apply.

This chapter covers the following topics: