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== Security updates ==
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 * security updates
  * [:SecurityUpdateProcedures: Security Update Procedures]
  * [https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-cve-tracker Ubuntu CVE tracker]
  * [http://mitre.org/ mitre] CVE
  * NVD
  * oss-security link
 * Policies (FAQ could link to Knowledge{{{}}}Base)
  * policy on local DoS
  * policy on root passwords/sudo
  * policy on open network ports
  * policy on sudo
  * policy on home directory permissions
 * ["AppArmor"] docs
 * ["SELinux"] docs
=== Vulnerability Resources ===
 * [[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-cve-tracker|Ubuntu CVE tracker]]
 * [[http://cve.mitre.org|Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures]] (CVEs)
 * [[http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm|National Vulnerabilities Database]]
 * [[http://oss-security.openwall.org|Open Source Software Security]]

=== Update processes ===
 * [[SecurityUpdateProcedures| Security Update Procedures]]
 * [[StableReleaseUpdates/MicroReleaseExceptions]]
 * [[StableReleaseUpdates]] (SRU)
 * [[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuBackports|Backport Requests]]

=== Update techniques ===
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  * good upstream patches
  * micro release
  * SRU
  * -backports
 * [:DebuggingSecurity] for bug reports
 * How to test the update
  * [[https://code.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-bugcontrol/qa-regression-testing/master|QA Regression Testing]]
  * Proof of Concept (PoC)
  * Build test suites (eg, 'make check')
 * ABI compatibility (eg, check-symbols, nm)
 * Checklists

== Policies ==
(FAQ could link to Knowledge{{{}}}Base)
 * policy on local DoS
 * policy on root passwords/sudo
 * policy on open network ports
 * policy on sudo
 * policy on home directory permissions

== Features ==
 * [[AppArmor]] docs
 * [[SELinux]] docs

== Problems ==
 * [[DebuggingSecurity]] for bug reports
 * [[DebuggingApparmor]] for bug reports dealing with [[AppArmor]] profiles

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Security updates

Vulnerability Resources

Update processes

Update techniques

  • How to handle backporting security updates
  • How to test the update
  • ABI compatibility (eg, check-symbols, nm)
  • Checklists

Policies

(FAQ could link to KnowledgeBase)

  • policy on local DoS
  • policy on root passwords/sudo
  • policy on open network ports
  • policy on sudo
  • policy on home directory permissions

Features

Problems


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