A weekly podcast talking about the latest developments and updates from the Ubuntu Security team.

Alex Murray

Alex Murray

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Episode 124

Posted on Friday, Jul 30, 2021

It’s another week when too many security updates are never enough as we cover 240 CVE fixes across Avahi, QEMU, the Linux kernel, containerd, binutils and more, plus the Ubuntu 20.10 Groovy Gorilla end-of-life.

Episode 13

Posted on Monday, Nov 26, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 16 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases and more.

Episode 12

Posted on Monday, Nov 19, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 33 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases, including some significant updates for systemd and the kernel, plus we talk about even more Intel side-channel vulnerabilities and more.

Episode 11

Posted on Monday, Nov 12, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 23 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases, discuss the latest purported Intel side-channel vulnerability PortSmash and more.

Episode 10

Posted on Monday, Nov 5, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 17 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases, have a brief look at some Canonical presentations from LSS-EU and more.

Episode 9

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 61 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases, with a particular focus on the recent Xorg vulnerability (CVE-2018-14665), plus Cosmic is now officially supported by the Security Team.

Episode 8

Posted on Monday, Oct 22, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 15 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases and discuss some of the security relevant changes in Ubuntu 18.10, plus a refresh of the Ubuntu CVE tracker and more.

Episode 7

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 78 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases including more GhostScript, ImageMagick, WebKitGTK, Linux kernel and more.

Episode 6

Posted on Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 17 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases and more.

Episode 5

Posted on Monday, Sep 24, 2018

This week we look at some details of the 43 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases and talk about the recently announced Extended Security Maintenance support for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr.

Episode 4

Posted on Monday, Sep 10, 2018

A quieter week in package updates - this week we look at some details of the 9 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases and talk about various hardening guides for Ubuntu.