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From: Joseph Reynolds <>
To: openbmc <>
Subject: Re: Security Working Group meeting - Wednesday September 18 - results
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 14:32:29 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 8/18/21 8:54 AM, Joseph Reynolds wrote:
> This is a reminder of the OpenBMC Security Working Group meeting 
> scheduled for this Wednesday September 18 at 10:00am PDT.
> We'll discuss the following items on the agenda 
> <>, 
> and anything else that comes up:
Attended: Joseph Reynolds, Bruce Mitchell, James Mihm, Jiang Zhang, 
Richard Wilkins, Surya Intel, Daniil Egranov Arm

> 1. Wholesale changes to bitbake recipes were made.  See 
> <> My 
> non-specific security concern (Joseph) is accidentally mis-configuring 
> something with these changes.


> 2. Gerrit review - The BMCWeb session idle timeout changed to 30 
> minutes (was 60): 
> <>
> 3. Yocto is planning a security configuration guide.  See 
> <>


Bonus items:

4. What database?  Bugzilla? issues?


James and Surya looked at github issues.  Will test drive github.  Need 
dashboard/query function.  Worries about accidental disclosure.

Tianocore uses bugzilla per Richard.  UEFI has a separate database (not 

Use github private branches?

What development process for security code reviews (Github reviews vs 

Next steps: James and Surya will come up with critical objections to 
using github issues.

5 How to add session timeouts to host console?


See the diagram in the README under 

We thought obmc-console-client was the right place to implement the 
timeout mechanism.

I created 

> Access, agenda and notes are in the wiki:
> <>
> - Joseph

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-08-18 19:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-18 13:54 Security Working Group meeting - Wednesday September 18 Joseph Reynolds
2021-08-18 17:33 ` Patrick Williams
2021-08-18 19:12   ` Joseph Reynolds
2021-08-18 19:32 ` Joseph Reynolds [this message]
2021-08-19  0:49   ` Security Working Group meeting - Wednesday September 18 - results Jeremy Kerr
2021-08-20 16:19     ` Security Working Group meeting - Wednesday September 18 - results - add idle timeout Joseph Reynolds

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