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    SubjectRe: [Patch 3/7] integrity: EVM as an integrity service provider
    Hi!

    > > +++ linux-2.6.21-rc4-mm1/security/evm/Kconfig
    > > @@ -0,0 +1,17 @@
    > > +config INTEGRITY_EVM
    > > + boolean "EVM support"
    > > + depends on INTEGRITY && KEYS
    > > + select CRYPTO_HMAC
    > > + select CRYPTO_MD5
    > > + select CRYPTO_SHA1
    > > + default 0
    > > + help
    > > + The Extended Verification Module is an integrity provider.
    > > + An extensible set of extended attributes, as defined in
    > > + /etc/evm.conf, are HMAC protected against modification
    > > + using the TPM's KERNEL ROOT KEY, if configured, or with a
    > > + pass-phrase. Possible extended attributes include authenticity,
    > > + integrity, and revision level.

    What is identity provider good for? Can you explain it a bit more, or
    perhaps point to Doc*/ somewhere?
    Pavel

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