LinuxAndUbuntu: Firejail – A Namespace Separation Security Sandbox

Linux distro is mostly loved for its security features. When we people want more security we use TOR and VPN. Today I am going to tell you about an application called Firejail that helps to protect your personal files via sandbox technique.

Firejail is a sandbox application built for Linux distros which uses the capabilities of Linux kernel to use namespace separation. In the simplest sense, apps launched through Firejail cannot access your personal files on your hard drive. Isn’t that cool? Cool and safe!

Firejail is easy to setup and also very easy to use. You can go either by command line version or UI version. I have got both of them covered. Try anyone you like.

Firejail GUI interface on Linux Mint

Firejail GUI interface on Linux Mint

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