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Meeting (DRAFT)

  • Who: SecurityTeam

  • When: Mon Nov 6th 2017 16:33 UTC

  • End: 16:45 UTC

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

  • Chaired By: Tyler Hicks (tyhicks)


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

Not present

  • None


  • Announcements
    • Lucas Kocia (lkocia) provided a debdiff for xenial for firewalld (LP: #1617617)

    • Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) provided a debdiff for zesty for gdm3 (LP: #1729354)

  • Weekly stand-up report (each member discusses any pending and planned future work for the week)
    • jdstrand
      • finish some snappy-debug work based on sprint feedback
      • snapd PR reviews
        • snapd layouts feature PR reviews (PR 3621)
      • track udev tagging and device cgroup regression
        • verify uhid interface is still working
      • broadcom-asic-control interface bug
      • misc snapd interface policy updates for 2.29
      • continue uid/gid work for snap privilege dropping
    • mdeslaur
      • weekly role: bug triage
      • quagga updates
      • additional security updates
    • sbeattie
      • weekly role: cve triage
      • followups from AppArmor-in-Debian sprint

      • kernel signoffs and USN publications
      • openjdk-8 updates to test and publish
      • CVE notifications for snap owners
    • tyhicks
      • weekly role: happy place
      • eCryptfs patch review
      • squashfs reproduceability
      • embargoed issues
    • jjohansen
      • 4.15 AppArmor pull request

        • type splitting
        • unix domain sockets RFC
      • AppArmor bug backlog

    • sarnold
      • weekly role: happy place
      • spice-vdagent MIR
      • pcp MIR
      • AppArmor patch review

      • embargoed issue
    • ChrisCoulson

      • chromium-browser update to test and publish
      • look into unscheduled firefox release from last week
      • update to rust 1.21 in all releases
      • AppArmor kernel auditing changes

    • ratliff
      • weekly role: happy place
      • writing assignments
      • integrating InfluxDB into security KPIs
    • leosilva
      • weekly role: community
      • security updates
  • 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.2017-10-30-16.33.moin.txt