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2005 Security Enhanced Linux Symposium Agenda


March 2 2005

  Tutorial Track 1
9:00 - 4:30
Potomac Room
Introduction to SELinux Policy Development and Analysis Karl MacMillan and Joshua Brindle, Tresys Technology
  Tutorial Track 2
9:00 - 12:30
Maryland Room
Installing and Administering an SELinux System Russell Coker, Red Hat, Inc.
1:30 - 4:30
Potomac Room
SELinux from a Technology Decision Maker's perspective Karl MacMillan, Tresys Technology

Technical Sessions

March 3, 2005

7:30 - 10:00 Symposium Registration
8:00 - 8:30 Welcome Refreshments (Sponsored by HP)
8:30 - 9:30 Session 1: Opening Frank Mayer, Symposium Chair
9:30 - 10:00 Break (Sponsored by Red Hat)
  Opening Keynote Daniel G. Wolf, Director of the Information Assurance Directorate at the National Security Agency
10:00 - 12:00 Session 2: Core Technology Pete Loscocco, Session Chair
10:00 Integrating Flexible Support for Security Policies into the Linux Operating System Stephen D. Smalley, National Security Agency, USA
10:30 Architecture of SELinux Network Access Controls James Morris, Red Hat, Inc., USA
11:00 Leveraging IPSec for network access control for SELinux Trent Jaeger, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA
11:30 Implementing SELinux Support for NFS James Carter, National Security Agency, USA
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch (Sponsored by Tresys Technology)
Potomac Room
1:30 - 3:00 Session 3: Core Technology II Pete Loscocco, Session Chair
1:30 SELinux and the Linux Desktop Colin Walters, Red Hat, Inc., USA
2:00 Core Policy Management Infrastructure for SELinux Karl MacMillan, Tresys Technology, USA
2:30 SELinux and MLS Chad Hanson, Trusted Computer Solutions, Inc., USA
3:00 - 3:30 Break (Sponsored by IBM)
3:30 - 5:30 Session 4: Policy Issues and Tools Karl MacMillan, Session Chair
3:30 Targeted vs Strict policy History and Strategy Dan Walsh, Red Hat, Inc., USA
4:00 Simplifying Policy Management with SELinux Policy Editor Yuichi Nakamura, Hitachi Software and The George Washington University, Japan
4:30 Policy analysis and generation work at MITRE Amy L. Herzog, The MITRE Corporation, USA
5:00 Tresys SeTools: Tools and Libraries for Policy Analysis and Management Frank Mayer, Tresys Technology, USA
6:00 - 8:00 Reception
(Sponsored By HP, IBM, Red Hat, Tresys)
Potomac Room

March 4, 2005

8:00 - 8:30 Welcome Refreshments (Sponsored by IBM)
8:30 - 10:00 Session 5: Achieving Security Goals with Type Enforcement Stephen D. Smalley, Session Chair
8:30 SELinux Policy Analysis and Generation using Labeled Transition Systems Joshua D. Guttman,
John Ramsdell, The MITRE Corporation, USA
9:00 Clark-Wilson Integrity as a Security Goal for SELinux Policies Trent Jaeger, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA
9:30 Information Flow Analysis for Type Enforcement Policies Karl MacMillan, Tresys Technology, USA
10:00 - 10:30 Break (Sponsored by Red Hat)
10:30 - 12:00 Session 6: Security Engineering and Assurance Trent Jaeger, Session Chair
10:30 A New Policy Development Framework to Support Security Engineering Art Wilson, Tresys Technology, USA
11:00 SELinux Policy Analysis Concepts and Techniques David Caplan, Tresys Technology, USA
11:30 Common Criteria Evaluation Challenges for SELinux Doc Shankar, IBM, USA
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch (Sponsored by Tresys Technology)
Potomac Room
1:30 - 3:00 Session 7: SELinux Applications Experiences David Caplan, Session Chair
1:30 Lessons Learned Running a SE Linux "play" machine with open root account Russell Coker, Red Hat, Inc., Australia
2:00 Lessons learned in designing SE-Linux into a toolkit for secure electric power grid control systems Stanley Klein, Stanley Klein Associates, LLC, USA
2:30 HP NetTop: High-Assurance Computing using SELinux and Virtual Machines Tony Musgrave, Hewlett-Packard, USA
3:00 - 3:30 Break (Sponsored by HP)
3:30 - 5:00 Session 8: SELinux Business and Products Frank Mayer, Session Chair
3:30 SELinux business and community in Japan Yuichi Nakamura, Japan Open Source Advocacy Organization, Japan
4:00 SELinux Distribution Panel Joshua Brindle, Gentoo, USA
Russell Coker, Debian, Australia
Roman Drahtmueller, Novell/SuSE, Germany
Dan Walsh, Red Hat, USA
Chad Hanson, TCS Trusted Linux, USA
5:00 Closing and Gift Raffle  
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