Security Team Weekly Summary for 21 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 418 public security vulnerability reports, retaining the 160 that applied to Ubuntu.
- Published 15 Ubuntu Security Notices which fixed 98 security issues (CVEs) across 14 supported packages.
Ubuntu Security Notices
Mainline Inclusion Requests
htop completed (LP: #1644364)
parallax completed (LP: #1653959)
- TO BE FILLED IN
What the Security Team is Reading This Week
[[https://c3.nasa.gov/dashlink/static/media/other/ObservedFailures42.html| "...no IC greater than 16 pins...has worked according to its documentation..."]
[[https://www.iacr.org/archive/crypto2004/31520306/multicollisions.pdf|Multicollisions in iterated hash Functions]
- The weekly meeting was canceled this week due to multiple members of the team being away at a sprint.