Linked by David Adams on Fri 10th Jun 2005 15:25 UTC, submitted by tm
Bugs & Viruses Many virus attacks aren't really exploiting weaknesses in your operating sytem: they're simply tricking you into telling the OS to do things that it shouldn't do. The OS is just doing its job, executing code when you say so. Researchers at HP Labs are working on a solution to this problem using the Principle of Least Authority, or POLA -- "limiting the rights of each program to only the ones needed for the job the user wants done"
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Yes, that's cool
by Ilyak on Fri 10th Jun 2005 20:55 UTC

Now research centers lag against even OSS software (which some people tend to call uninnovative and catching last).

That's just cool, they finally started researching thing SELinux is doing for quite some time.
And, well, Java doing for like a DECADE. Check java security system, it's exactly about that!

Of course, I understand, innovation 'happens' only when brought on windows. What a mess! Windows morons.