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Meeting (DRAFT)

  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon June 27th 2016 16:30 UTC

  • End: 16:50 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


  • jdstrand
  • mdeslaur
  • sbeattie
  • tyhicks
  • jjohansen
  • sarnold
  • ChrisCoulson

  • ratliff

Not present

  • None


  • Announcements
    • Stefan Bader (smb) provided debdiffs for precise-xenial for xen
    • Otto Kekäläinen (otto) provided debdiffs for wily-xenial for mariadb-10.0 (LP: #1589302)
  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • snappy PR followups (gsettings, input methods)
      • snappy interface reviews (modem-manager, ppp, etc)
      • seccomp arg filtering follow-ups
      • various snapd interface policy updates and investigations
      • review tools updates for upcoming snap.yaml changes and various bug fixes
      • im-config testing
      • docker interface as have time
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: CVE triage
      • publish security updates that were prepared/tested last week during the sprint
      • publish some additional security updates after testing
      • update the UEFI secure boot testing instructions
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: happy place
      • post-sprint followups/todos
      • pick up a security update
      • watch for and fix build failures in yakkety due to gcc pie changes
      • investigate failing aslr tests on ppc64el and s390x (LP: #1594347)
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: community
      • post-sprint followups/todos
      • AppArmor upload and SRU

      • lingering email catchup from vacation and sprint weeks
      • seccomp complain mode
      • snap-confine PR reviews (seccomp arg filtering and some others that landed without security team review)
    • jjohansen
      • focus on AppArmor (stacking bugs for 16.04)

      • post-sprint followups/todos
      • finish 4.7 AppArmor rebase and handoff to the kernel team

      • prepare upstream kernel pull request for some of the Ubuntu AppArmor delta

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • sprint prep and imagemagick
    • ChrisCoulson

      • document instructions for doing flash updates
      • oxide updates
      • test oxide on arm64 and fix any bugs discovered
    • ratliff
      • post-sprint followups/todos
      • misc management tasks
      • finish the manager transition tasks from jdstrand
      • take time to learn the UCT tools
  • 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/2016/ubuntu-meeting.2016-06-20-16.31.moin.txt