The plan is to implement a safe path resolution library for Linux to avoid the plentiful numbers of security vulnerabilities that have been seen in the wild related to path resolution race conditions and various other attacks. I've been working on kernel-space solutions but even if they were merged, it is difficult to use them safely directly. So this library intends to provide simple wrappers that everyone can use.

https://github.com/openSUSE/libpathrs

Looking for hackers with the skills:

security filesystem rust

This project is part of:

Hack Week 18

Activity

  • about 1 year ago: cyphar liked libpathrs
  • about 1 year ago: cyphar added keyword "security" to libpathrs
  • about 1 year ago: cyphar added keyword "filesystem" to libpathrs
  • about 1 year ago: cyphar added keyword "rust" to libpathrs
  • about 1 year ago: cyphar started libpathrs
  • about 1 year ago: cyphar originated libpathrs

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