For more information about the science and security of Novell AppArmor, refer to the following papers:
Describes the initial design and implementation of Novell AppArmor. Published in the proceedings of the USENIX LISA Conference, December 2000, New Orleans, LA. This paper is now out of date, describing syntax and features that are different from the current Novell AppArmor product. This paper should be used only for scientific background and not for technical documentation.
A good guide to strategic and tactical use of Novell AppArmor to solve severe security problems in a very short period of time. Published in the Proceedings of the DARPA Information Survivability Conference and Expo (DISCEX III), April 2003, Washington, DC.
This document tries to convey a better understanding of the technical details of AppArmor. It is available at http://en.opensuse.org/AppArmor_Geeks.
This document discusses the concept and design of AppArmor from a very technical point of view. It is available at http://forgeftp.novell.com//apparmor/LKML_Submission-June-07/techdoc.html.