• Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon June 1st 2015 16:33 UTC

  • End: 17:06 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


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

Not present

  • None


  • Announcements
    • Stefan Bader (smb) provided debdiffs for trusty-vivid for xen
    • Otto Kekäläinen (otto) provided debdiffs for trusty-utopic for mariadb-5.5 (LP: #1451677)
    • Gianfranco Costamagna (LocutusOfBorg) provided debdiffs for precise-utopic for virtualbox (LP: #1456553)

    • Andreas Cadhalpun (andreas-cadhalpun) provided a debdiff for vivid for ffmpeg (LP: #1458171)
    • Felipe Reyes (freyes) provided debdiffs for precise-vivid for openldap (LP: #1446809)
  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • finish work on the review tools to make them work as well for snappy apps and frameworks as they do for clicks
      • define system-image security support processes
      • properly handle seccomp policy upgrades on snappy
      • embargoed items (2)
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: happy place
      • ipsec-tools update
      • openssl updates to disable export ciphers
      • apache2 update in 12.04 to address Logjam issues
      • QT updates
      • glibc tzdata regression causing mercurial FTBFS on i386
      • bash update to wily to re-enable setuid privilege dropping
        • look into using taviso's patch to do the same in dash
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: community
      • AppArmor patch review

      • testing the apparmor 14.04 SRU
      • gcc pie testing (few more test rebuilds, then can proceed with benchnmarking)
      • nbd update
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • help out with security updates
      • add kernel keyring mediation support to AppArmor parser

      • wrap up work planning
      • embargoed items (3)
    • jjohansen
      • finish AppArmor 2.10 patch reviews/responses

      • kernel security update sign-offs
      • submit any LSS talk proposals
      • Continue work to upstream the Ubuntu AppArmor kernel delta

      • Advising on the work to add dconf mediation to AppArmor

      • embargoed items
    • sarnold
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • determining the OpenStack CVE status after the server team uploads landed

      • OpenStack security updates

      • AppArmor patch reviews

    • chriscoulson
      • sponsoring chromium-browser updates
      • fix firefox after an upstream change broke our packaging of localized search plugins
      • work through the process of getting the ubufox add-on approved and signed by Mozilla
      • working on oxide 1.9 milestones
  • 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
    • None


Logs available at http://ubottu.com/meetingology/logs/ubuntu-meeting/2015/ubuntu-meeting.2015-06-01-16.33.moin.txt

MeetingLogs/Security/20150601 (last edited 2015-06-01 17:08:08 by tyhicks)