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Santa

Version 2022.8

Whitelisting/blacklisting system for macOS.

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Santa overview

Santa is a binary whitelisting/blacklisting system for macOS. It consists of a kernel extension that monitors for executions, a userland daemon that makes execution decisions based on the contents of a SQLite database, a GUI agent that notifies the user in case of a block decision and a command-line utility for managing the system and synchronizing the database with a server. It is named Santa because it keeps track of binaries that are naughty or nice.

What’s new in version 2022.8

Updated on Aug 29 2022

  • Sync state plist is no longer world-readable
  • GUI now shows team ID for App Store apps
  • Added EnableSilentMode configuration option to disable GUI notifications
  • Santa now posts NSDistributedNotificationCenter notifications for block events
  • Sync state plist | only allow santad read+write permissions by @bfreezy in #858
  • Docs: Add recommended rollout doc by @kathancox in #861
  • syncservice: Add tests for NSData+Zlib and Postflight by @russellhancox in #864
  • Sync Protocol Docs by @pmarkowsky in #860
  • Docs: Add StaticRules to example mobileconfig by @russellhancox in #866
  • add link to GitHub in docs by @headmin in #868
  • GUI: For App Store published apps, include team ID. by @russellhancox in #872
  • GUI: Add silent mode configuration option. by @russellhancox in #871
  • Santa: Post distributed notification when showing block UI by @russellhancox in #870
  • GUI: Improve signing chain key reporting in distributed notifications. by @russellhancox in #874
  • Project: Add a GH action to prevent trailing whitespace by @russellhancox in #873
  • GUI: Expose SNTNotificationManager.h for the test. by @russellhancox in #875
  • GUI: Missed a required dependency by @russellhancox in #876
  • Project: Rename Source/santa -> Source/gui by @russellhancox in #877
  • Fix up endTimestamp to be Monarch compliant by @pmarkowsky in #879

Information

License

Free

Size

3.4 MB

Developer’s website

https://github.com/google/santa

Downloads

2100

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • macOS 10.15.0 or later
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