Security Team Weekly Summary: August 10, 2017

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on 10 August 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 242 public security vulnerability reports, retaining the 57 that applied to Ubuntu.
  • Published 13 Ubuntu Security Notices which fixed 29 security issues (CVEs) across 15 supported packages.

Ubuntu Security Notices

Bug Triage

Mainline Inclusion Requests

Updates to Community Supported Packages

  • James Lu (tacocat) provided debdiffs for xenial-zesty for gnome-exe-thumbnailer (LP: #651610)

  • Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) provided debdiffs for trusty-xenial for lxterminal (LP: #1690416)

  • Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) provided debdiffs for trusty-zesty for pcmanfm (LP: #1708542)

  • Otto Kekäläinen (otto) provided debdiffs for trusty for mariadb-5.5 (LP: #1705944)

  • Otto Kekäläinen (otto) provided debdiffs for xenial for mariadb-10.0 (LP: #1698689)

  • Otto Kekäläinen (otto) provided debdiffs for zesty for mariadb-10.1 (LP: #1698689)

  • Roger Light (ral) provided debdiffs for trusty-zesty for mosquitto (LP: #1700490)

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What the Security Team is Reading This Week

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