Speakers Confirmed for the Second
Security-Enhanced Linux Symposium and Developer Summit
Event slated for February 27-March 3, 2006 in Baltimore, Md., USA
The Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) Symposium announces papers and speakers for its second annual symposium. Experts from business, government, and academia will share and discuss the latest SELinux research and development results, application experience, and product plans. The event explores the emerging SELinux technology and the power of flexible mandatory access control in Linux. Registration for the SELinux Symposium, scheduled for February 27-March 3, 2006 in Baltimore, Maryland, will open soon at www.selinux-symposium.org.
The Second SELinux Symposium features two full days of SELinux-related tutorials followed by a two-day technical agenda that includes papers, presentations, and case studies by experts and practitioners with SELinux. Topics for the symposium include in-depth discussions of the core SELinux technology, emerging SELinux policy management and development tools, experiences using SELinux to build secure system solutions, and the status of SELinux within Linux. New this year is an invitation-only SELinux developer summit, where the core developers and contributors of SELinux discuss upcoming technology changes, requirements, and plans.
Papers for the symposium were selected via a community review process, and include authors from several organizations including IBM, MITRE Corporation, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Red Hat, Tresys Technology, Trusted Computer Solutions, University of Illinois, University of Tulsa, University of Wisconsin, and the U.S. National Security Agency. The full agenda for the symposium is available at www.selinux-symposium.org.
About the SELinux Symposium
The Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux) Symposium is an annual exchange of ideas, technology, and research involving SELinux. SELinux is technology that adds flexible, strong mandatory access control security to Linux. The Second Symposium is scheduled for February 27-March 3, 2006 in Baltimore, Maryland and is sponsored by Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Red Hat, Tresys Technology, and Trusted Computer Solutions. The event brings together experts from business, government, and academia to share research, development, and application experiences using SELinux. For information on registration and sponsorship opportunities, see www.selinux-symposium.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.