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Meeting (DRAFT)

  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon July 24th 2017 16:29 UTC

  • End: 16:42 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


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

Not present

  • ratliff


  • Announcements
    • Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) provided debdiffs for trusty-artful for vlc (LP: #1693893)

  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • be involved in various snappy PRs and feature discussions
      • finish overlayfs/apparmor/snaps investigation
        • file overlay/apparmor bugs
      • sprint prep
      • wayland interface, as time allows
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: happy place
      • apache2 updates
      • additional security updates as time allows
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: community
      • security updates
      • AppArmor patch review

      • kernel CVE triage
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • fscrypt evaluation
      • sprint prep
      • CVE tracking in snaps
      • seccomp patches
      • !eCryptfs patch review (userspace and kernel)
    • jjohansen
      • kernel USN publication
      • upstream linux-security-module reviews
        • new revision of LSM stacking patches
        • path based LSM changes from Tetsuo
      • AppArmor kernel patch upstreaming

        • push out namespacing patch set for review
        • work on an RFC patch set for networking/unix socket mediation
      • LSS program committee duties
        • book travel
        • help set the schedule
    • sarnold
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • xdelta3 mir
      • gdm3 mir
      • AppArmor patch review to support jjohansen's upstreaming work

    • ChrisCoulson

      • chromium-browser update
      • rust transition for future firefox updates
      • investigate spidermonkey/gjs maintenance plan
        • see how feasible patch backporting is
    • ratliff
      • weekly role: happy place
      • sponsor vlc updates
      • sprint prep
      • sizing effort and other internal tasks
      • Ubuntu Core 15 updates
    • leosilva
      • publish 12.04 ESM updates
        • libgcrypt
        • expat
        • libtiff
        • bind9
      • finish testing 12.04 ESM updates
        • jbig2
        • openldap
      • shadow sarnold in bug triage duties
  • 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.2017-07-10-16.29.moin.txt