Books and Theses
E in a Walnut - This is a basic tutorial on the E language covering basic, distributed, and secure distributed programming.
Robust Composition - Towards a Unified Approach to Access Control and Concurrency Control. This is Mark Miller's PhD disseration, and it explains the rationale, philosophy, and goals of E and related systems.
Safe Serialization Under Mutual Suspicion (Wiki conversion in progress)
Tutorials - several short tutorials showing how to use E.
Quick Reference Card - Reminders of some useful patterns.
Capability Myths Demolished by Mark S. Miller, Ka-Ping Yee, and Jonathan Shapiro. What you may have learned in CS class is wrong.
Authority Analysis for Least Privilege Environments by Toby Murray and Gavin Lowe.
MinorFs by Rob Meijer. The MinorFs user-space filesystems works with AppArmor to provide a flexible form of discretionary access control.
Mashing with Permission by Tyler Close.
ACLs don't by Tyler Close.
Access Control by Ben Laurie.
Concurrency Among Strangers: Programming in E as Plan Coordination - by Mark S. Miller, E. Dean Tribble, Jonathan Shapiro. Explains E's concurrency control & distributed computing model.
Causeway: A message-oriented distributed debugger by Terry Stanley, Tyler Close, and Mark S. Miller.
Not One Click for Security by Alan Karp, Marc Stiegler, and Tyler Close. Describes how the ScoopFS (secure cooperative file sharing) UI design avoids ever presenting the user any interaction whose only purpose is security.
User Interaction Design for Secure Systems by Ka-Ping Yee.
Rich Sharing for the Web by Marc Stiegler. What properties must computer-based human-to-human sharing mechanisms need to support, so that people don't just send email attachments instead?
Talks and Presentations
Tradeoffs in Retrofitting Security: An Experience Report by Mark Miller
Google TechTalk: Caja by Mike Samuel
The Lively Kernel by Dan Ingalls
Gears and the Mashup Problem by Douglas Crockford
Desktops to Donuts: Object-Caps Across Scales by Marc Stiegler
Core Patterns for Web Permissions by Tyler Close
Paradigm Regained: Abstraction Mechanisms for Access Control by Mark Miller
The Virus Safe Computing Initiative at HP Labs by Alan Karp
On the Spread of the Capability Approach by Bill Tulloh