Sandboxing is a security mechanism used by linux to restrict and provide privilliges to applications and other system files Moredetails can be found at
Chroot vs Smack
- ‘Smack” is the Simplified Mandatory Access Control Kernel.
- Smack is used in the Tizen operating system on Samsung TV
- Smack consists of three major components:
- The kernel
- Basic utilities, which are helpful but not required
- Configuration data
- ‘Chroot’ A chroot is an operation that changes the apparent root directory for the current running process and their children.
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- Chroot is used in the WebOS operating system on LG Smart TV