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Meeting (DRAFT)

  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Nov 30th 2015 16:31 UTC

  • End: 16:59 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 a debdiff for precise for xen
    • Andreas Cadhalpun provided a debdiff for wily for ffmpeg
  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • catching up from last week's holiday
      • Snappy sprint prep
      • embargoed item
      • finish up policy work on touch and snappy
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: community
      • gnutls26 update
      • investigating an NSS issue in xenial
        • requires getting uvt to work properly in xenial
      • possibly sudo updates to fix the clock issue in stable releases
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • figuring out where to disable -fPIE for kernel builds
      • openjdk-6 update
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • send off findings from mapplauncherd review
        • including the code changes and profile generation bits for confining the
          • generic booster processes
      • Snappy sprint prep
      • Review snapd socket access checks
      • AppArmor policy loads inside of a user namespace

    • jjohansen
      • kernel work on AppArmor stacking/namespaces and related items

      • followup on test kernels containing fix for bug 1446906
      • work with kernel team regarding an AppArmor related bug that is causing test failures

        • potentially a test issue and not a bug
      • 4.4 AppArmor rebase

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: happy place
      • libmicrohttpd MIR
      • DPDK MIR
      • AppArmor patch review

    • chriscoulson
      • finish camera support in the phone browser
        • need libhybris changes to be reviewed
      • unprivileged namespace sandbox support (LP: #1447345)
      • Oxide merge proposal reviews
  • 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.2015-11-30-16.31.moin.txt