mac: Static Mandatory Access Control in Haskell

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The MAC library implements Mandatory Access Control concepts in Haskell. It leverages Haskell type-system to restrict how data gets propagated within programs and ensures that sensitive data cannot be leaked by malicious or buggy code. The library enables untrusted code, i.e., code written by someone else, to securely manipulate sensitive data while preserving its confidentiality.

The library provides secure versions of advance programming languages features like references, exceptions, and concurrency. This package is the accompanying code for the paper Functional Pearl: Two can keep a secret, if one of them uses Haskell.


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Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5), network (>=2.6 && <3), transformers [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Alejandro Russo
Category Security
Source repo head: git clone
Uploaded by AlejandroRusso at 2016-07-05T18:12:11Z
Reverse Dependencies 1 direct, 0 indirect [details]
Downloads 2680 total (3 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by Bayesian average]
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2016-07-05 [all 1 reports]