• Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Apr 24th 2017 16:31 UTC

  • End: 16:50 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
    • None
  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • gnome3/wayland/plasma interfaces
      • snappy PRs and store reviews
      • seccomp arg filtering is unblocked so pick that work back up
        • fix the mknod PR
        • pick up the uid/gid branch
      • miscellaneous policy updates for bug fixes
      • pam apparmor/stacking documentation updates
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • samba updates
      • qemu updates
      • mysql updates
      • nss updates
      • ca-certificates updates
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: happy place
      • libxslt updates
      • kernel USNs
      • openjdk packages to test and publish
      • AppArmor patch review

      • QRT fixes
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: happy place
      • finish seccomp v5 patch set
      • embargoed issue
      • sponsor mozjs38 security update
      • sprint prep
    • jjohansen
      • AppArmor kernel patch upstreaming

        • focus on securityfs filesystem interface
        • checkpatch cleanups required for upstreaming the next round
      • AppArmor bugs

        • apparmorfs bugs 1669611 and 1660846
        • rlimit issue in zesty (LP: #1679704)
        • kernel command line bug 1678048
    • sarnold
      • weekly role: community
      • shadow update
      • finish lasso MIR
      • devel opens release cycle duties
    • ChrisCoulson

      • thunderbird updates
      • chromium-browser updates
      • re-automate the uploading of firefox debug symbols
      • firefox build failures
      • determine what to do with ubufox and start page once Firefox drops legacy extension support
        • reach out to Mozilla to discuss
    • ratliff
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • sprint prep
        • analysis of our work
  • 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
    • sarnold volunteered to do the new devel duties for the team


Logs available at http://ubottu.com/meetingology/logs/ubuntu-meeting/2017/ubuntu-meeting.2017-04-24-16.31.moin.txt

MeetingLogs/Security/20170424 (last edited 2017-04-24 16:52:08 by tyhicks)