Security Catch-all (essential items)

Registered by Marc Deslauriers on 2012-05-23

Implement various additional security things that don't need a full blueprint of their own. Some or all of this will be discussed in the morning roundtable discussions. (essential items)

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Jamie Strandboge
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Marc Deslauriers
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Marc Deslauriers
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for quantal
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.10-beta-1
Started by
Jamie Strandboge on 2012-05-23
Completed by
Jamie Strandboge on 2012-10-03

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Tracking blueprint for essential 'catch-all' work items. Please see https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/security-q-catch-all for etherpad and other notes related to this blueprint.

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Work Items

Work items:
[micahg] security ppa building with chris' bot script (build tarball, file bug, changelog, etc) (essential) (2): POSTPONED
[tyhicks] look at how to split/deactivate networking interface in auditd (maybe already handled in packaging) (essential) (1): DONE
[tyhicks] auditd daemon-only package (essential) (0.5): DONE
[tyhicks] prepare MIR request for auditd (essential) (0.5): DONE
[micahg] script screenshots of browsers (essential) (3): POSTPONED
[tyhicks] fix sudo bug #982684 (sudo doesn't apply global environment settings from /etc/environment) (essential) (3): DONE
[tyhicks] investigate LUKS key management utilities to improve full disk encryption support in Ubuntu (since Ubiquity will implement this soon) (essential) (3): DONE
[jdstrand] add python3 support to ufw (essential) (3): DONE

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