• Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Feb 27th 2017 16:42 UTC

  • End: 16:56 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


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

Not present

  • None


  • Announcements
    • Andreas Cadhalpun provided debdiffs for xenial and yakkety for ffmpeg (LP: #1664402 #1664403)

    • Paul Gevers (elbrus) provided debdiffs for trusty and xenial for cacti (LP: #1663891)

    • Brian Morton (rokclimb15) provided debdiffs for precise-yakkety for libssh2 (LP: #1664812)

    • Gianfranco Costamagna (LocutusOfBorg) provided debdiffs for trusty-yakkety for tcpdump (LP: #1662177)

  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • snappy PR reviews
        • snap-confine
        • Personal
        • interfaces
      • store reviews
      • various policy updates for snapd 2.23
      • gsetting mediation patch review
      • better leverage seccomp arg filtering in snappy confinement policy
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: community
      • tiff updates
      • security updates
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • kernel signoffs
      • security updates
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: CVE triage
      • propose design change for seccomp kernel patches and get out v5
      • submit v2 of apparmor utils patch set
      • design review
      • new laptop setup
    • jjohansen
      • dconf/gsettings mediation
        • revise and submit userspace patches to address review feedback
        • submit the AppArmor policy notifaction interface patches for review

      • preparing next batch of AppArmor kernel patches to upstream

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: happy place
      • shadow update
      • finish lasso MIR
      • AppArmor patch review

      • pick up another MIR
    • ChrisCoulson

      • take doko's rustc and supporting packages for 16.04/14.04 and get firefox building with them
      • start preparing next firefox update
        • need to fix crasher caused by menubar patch
        • fix ubufox breakage
      • two large oxide code reviews
      • sponsor chromium-browser
    • ratliff
      • weekly role: happy place
      • security updates for ubuntu-core 15.04 and Touch
  • 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/2017/ubuntu-meeting.2017-02-27-16.42.moin.txt

MeetingLogs/Security/20170227 (last edited 2017-02-27 16:58:30 by tyhicks)