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## page was copied from MeetingLogs/Security/20150223


  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Feb 23rd 2015 16:36 UTC

  • End: 17:04 UTC

  • Where: #ubuntu-meeting on irc.freenode.net

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


  • jdstrand
  • mdeslaur
  • sbeattie
  • tyhicks
  • jjohansen
  • sarnold
  • chrisccoulson

Not present


  • Announcements
    • Chris Pollock provided a debdiff for lucid for ClamAV (LP: #1420819). Your work is very much appreciated and will keep Ubuntu users secure. Great job! Smile :)

  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • snappy hardware access
      • update the SnappyConfinement spec

      • discuss overlayfs and AppArmor in regards to snappy

      • review tool changes
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • publish Samba updates
      • publish e2fsprogs updates
      • publish ca-certificates updates
      • start on freetype updates
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • request sponsorship of apparmor and apparmor-easyprof-ubuntu updates in Vivid
      • testing gcc-5 packages that have pie by default set
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: happy place
      • retest and publish ecryptfs-utils security updates
      • review and test an eCryptfs kernel fix
      • triage an eCryptfs data loss bug on btrfs
      • propose v2 of the libapparmor API changes
      • review some overlayfs related changes that went into 4.0-rc1 that may affect AppArmor

    • jjohansen
      • triage failing fd inheritance tests on krillin (LP: #1423810)
      • get verification of the LP: #1408833 fix and push it to the kernel team
      • v2 libapparmor API review
      • AppArmor kernel cleanups and upstreaming

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: community
      • several MIRs at the server team's request
      • test and publish Horizon security update
      • discussions about the ppc64-diag MIR
    • chriscoulson
      • Firefox and Thunderbird updates
      • Embargoed stuff
  • Highlighted packages

    The Ubuntu Security team will highlight some community-supported packages that might be good candidates for updating and or triaging. If you would like to help Ubuntu and not sure where to start, this is a great way to do so. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/UpdateProcedures for details and if you have any questions, feel free to ask in #ubuntu-security. To find out other ways of helping out, please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/GettingInvolved. The highlighted packages for this week are:

    The Ubuntu Security team suggests that contributors look into merging Debian security updates in community-supported packages. If you would like to help Ubuntu but are not sure where to start, this is a great way to do so. See the available merges and SecurityTeam/UpdateProcedures for details on preparing Ubuntu security updates. If you have any questions, feel free to ask in #ubuntu-hardened. To find out other ways of helping out, please see SecurityTeam/GettingInvolved.

  • Miscellaneous and Questions


Logs available at http://ubottu.com/meetingology/logs/ubuntu-meeting/2015/ubuntu-meeting.2015-02-23-16.36.moin.txt

MeetingLogs/Security/20150309 (last edited 2015-03-09 17:10:36 by tyhicks)