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

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Episode 230

Posted on Thursday, Jun 20, 2024

This week we bring you a special edition of the podcast, featuring an interview between Ijlal Loutfi and Karen Horovitz who deep-dive into Confidential Computing. Ranging from a high-level discussion of the need for and the features provided by confidential computing, through to the specifics of how this is implemented in Ubuntu and a look at similar future security technologies that are on the horizon.

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.

Episode 3

Posted on Monday, Sep 3, 2018

This week we look at 29 unique CVEs addressed across the supported Ubuntu releases, a discussion of the Main Inclusion Review process and recent news around the bubblewrap package, and open positions within the team.

Episode 2

Posted on Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018

L1TF kernel regressions, WPA2 key recovery, mirror fail and more!

Episode 1

Posted on Monday, Aug 20, 2018

Another week, another speculative execution vulnerablity… and more!

Episode 0

Posted on Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018

The first ever episode of the Ubuntu Security Podcast!