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Meeting (DRAFT)

  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Mar 9th 2015 16:30 UTC

  • End: 17:00 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


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

Not present


  • Announcements
  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • updating the store review tools for snappy
      • helping with the oxide FFe and to coordinate some oxide work
      • team performance reviews
      • longer term design of snappy hardware access
      • discuss overlayfs and AppArmor in regards to snappy

    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: happy place
      • patch piloting
      • ice updates
      • more security updates
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: community
      • fix the fix for bug 1422521
      • testing gcc-5 packages that have pie by default set
      • AppArmor patch review

      • possible AppArmor 2.9.2 release

      • do a more investigation into how the apparmor init script is working with systemd
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • land fixes upstream, retest and publish ecryptfs-utils security updates
      • add the ability to check subfeatures and then send out v2 of the libapparmor API changes
      • restart work on AppArmor kernel keyring mediation for user data encryption

    • jjohansen
      • finish testing the fix for the failing fd inheritance tests on krillin (LP: #1423810)
      • triage bug 1425398
      • push the current stack of bug fixes up to the kernel team
      • finish reviewing of the latest revision of the LSM stacking patches
      • review/discuss the libapparmor policy load api
      • sync up with jdstrand on overlayfs
      • AppArmor kernel cleanups and upstreaming

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • several MIRs at the server team's request
    • chriscoulson
      • Thunderbird updates
      • possible Chromium and oxide updates
      • oxide bugs
  • 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.2015-03-02-16.37.moin.txt