Ubuntu Security Podcast

by Alex Murray · · ·

A weekly podcast talking about the latest developments and updates from the Ubuntu Security team, including a summary of the security vulnerabilities and fixes from the last week as well as a discussion on some of the goings on in the wider Ubuntu Security community.

178 Episode 178 Sept. 23, 2022

You can't test your way out of security vulnerabilities (at least when writing your code in C), plus we cover security updates for Intel Microcode, vim, Wayland, the Linux kernel, SQLite and more.

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Tags: security, linux

Older Episodes

177 Episode 177 Sept. 16, 2022
Alex talks with special guests Nishit Majithia and Matthew Ruffell about a recent systemd regression on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS plus we cover security updates for Dnsmasq, the Linux kernel, poppler, .NET 6, rust-regex and more.
176 Episode 176 Sept. 9, 2022
On this week's episode we dive into the Shikitega Linux malware report from AT&T Alien Labs, plus we cover security updates for the Linux kernel, curl and Zstandard as well as some open positions on the team. Join us!
175 Episode 175 Sept. 2, 2022
An increased rate of CVEs in curl is a good thing, and we'll tell you why, plus we cover security updates for the Linux kernel, Firefox, Schroot, systemd and more.
174 Episode 174 Aug. 26, 2022
This week we cover the debate around the decision in Ubuntu 22.10 to disable presenting platform security assessments to end users via GNOME, plus we look at security updates for zlib, PostgreSQL, the Linux kernel, Exim and more.
173 Episode 173 Aug. 19, 2022
This week we take a look at the recent announcement of .NET 6 for Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, plus we cover security updates for the Linux kernel, Booth, WebKitGTK, Unbound and more.
172 Episode 172 Aug. 12, 2022
Finally, Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS is released and we look at how best to upgrade, plus we cover security updates for NVIDIA graphics drivers, OpenJDK, Django, libxml, the Linux kernel and more.
171 Episode 171 Aug. 5, 2022
This week we dig into what community sponsored security updates are all about, plus Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS gets delayed by a week and we cover security updates for MySQL, the Linux kernel, Samba, Net-SNMP and more.
170 Episode 170 July 29, 2022
This week we're diving down into the depths of binary exploitation and analysis, looking at a number of recent vulnerability and malware teardowns, plus we cover security updates for FreeType, PHP, ImageMagick, protobuf-c and more.
169 Episode 169 July 22, 2022
It's the 22.10 mid-cycle roadmap sprint at Canonical this week plus we look at security updates for Git, the Linux kernel, Vim, Python, PyJWT and more.
168 Episode 168 July 15, 2022
This week we rocket back into your podcast feed with a look at the OrBit Linux malware teardown from Intezer, plus we cover security updates for cloud-init, Vim, the Linux kernel, GnuPG, Dovecot and more.
167 Episode 167 July 11, 2022
This week we bring you part 3 of Camila's cybersecurity buzzwords series - looking at blockchain, zero trust and quantum / post-quantum security.
166 Episode 166 July 2, 2022
From the deep-web to encryption we decode more cybersecurity buzzwords, plus we cover security updates for Squid, Vim, the Linux kernel, curl and more.
165 Episode 165 June 24, 2022
This week Camila dives into the details on some of the most prolific buzzwords flying around the cybersecurity community, plus we cover security updates for BlueZ, the Linux kernel, Intel Microcode, QEMU, Apache and more.
164 Episode 164 June 17, 2022
More Intel CPU issues, including Hertzbleed and MMIO stale data, plus we cover security vulnerabilities and updates for ca-certificates, Varnish Cache, FFmpeg, Firefox, PHP and more.
163 Episode 163 June 10, 2022
This week we dig into some of the details of another recent Linux malware sample called Symbiote, plus we cover security updates for the Linux kernel, vim, FreeRDP, NTFS-3G and more.
162 Episode 162 June 3, 2022
This week we cover security updates for dpkg, logrotate, GnuPG, CUPS, InfluxDB and more, plus we take a quick look at some open positions on the team - come join us!
161 Episode 161 May 27, 2022
This week we take a look into BPFDoor, a newsworthy backdoor piece of malware which has been targeting Linux machines, plus we cover security updates for Bind, Vim, Firefox, PostgreSQL and more.
160 Episode 160 May 20, 2022
Ubuntu get's pwned again at Pwn2Own Vancouver 2022, plus we look at security updates for the Linux kernel, RSyslog, ClamAV, Apport and more.
159 Episode 159 May 15, 2022
This week we bring you part 2 of our look at the new Ubuntu 22.04 LTS release and what's in it for security, plus we cover security updates for DPDK, OpenSSL, Cron, RSyslog, Curl and more.