Security Team Weekly Summary for 14 July 2017
The Security Team weekly reports are intended to be very short summaries of the Security Team's weekly activities.
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During the last week, the Ubuntu Security team:
- Triaged 468 public security vulnerability reports, retaining the 74 that applied to Ubuntu.
- Published 4 Ubuntu Security Notices which fixed 4 security issues (CVEs) across 4 supported packages.
Ubuntu Security Notices
Mainline Inclusion Requests
gdm3 completed (LP: #1686393)
htop underway (LP: #1644364)
Updates to Community Supported Packages
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) provided debdiffs for trusty-artful for vlc (LP: #1693893)
fscrypt and argon2 packages are now available for testing in security-staging
What the Security Team is Reading This Week