KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221) [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221)" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Peter Shier <pshier [at] google.com> on Thu Oct 11 11:46:46 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a2c34d2 (patch) which is from upstream commit ecec768. […]

kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974) [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974)" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Sat Jan 26 01:54:33 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0c42df1 (patch) which is from upstream commit cfa3938. The same Linux […]

fuse: call pipe_buf_release() under pipe lock [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "fuse: call pipe_buf_release() under pipe lock" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Sat Jan 12 02:39:05 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 50449aa (patch) which is from upstream commit 9509941. The same Linux […]

rds: fix refcount bug in rds_sock_addref [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "rds: fix refcount bug in rds_sock_addref" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Thu Jan 31 08:47:10 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 44476fd (patch) which is from upstream commit 6fa19f5. The same Linux […]

rxrpc: bad unlock balance in rxrpc_recvmsg [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "rxrpc: bad unlock balance in rxrpc_recvmsg" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Mon Feb 4 08:36:06 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1c23c29 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6dce3c2. The same Linux […]

dccp: fool proof ccid_hc_[rt]x_parse_options() [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "dccp: fool proof ccid_hc_[rt]x_parse_options()" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Wed Jan 30 11:39:41 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2dd6c11 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9b1f19d. The same Linux upstream change […]

iommu/amd: Fix amd_iommu=force_isolation [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "iommu/amd: Fix amd_iommu=force_isolation" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Yu Zhao <yuzhao [at] google.com> on Thu Dec 6 14:39:15 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d4ccfce (patch) which is from upstream commit c12b08e. The same Linux upstream change may […]

Thermal: do not clear passive state during system sleep [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "Thermal: do not clear passive state during system sleep" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Wei Wang <wvw [at] google.com> on Wed Nov 7 14:36:11 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a61cdb8 (patch) which is from upstream commit 964f484. […]

modpost: validate symbol names also in find_elf_symbol [Linux 4.9.156]

This Linux kernel change "modpost: validate symbol names also in find_elf_symbol" is included in the Linux 4.9.156 release. This change is authored by Sami Tolvanen <samitolvanen [at] google.com> on Tue Oct 23 15:15:35 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ab70d98 (patch) which is from upstream commit 5818c68. The same […]

KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221) [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "KVM: nVMX: unconditionally cancel preemption timer in free_nested (CVE-2019-7221)" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Peter Shier <pshier [at] google.com> on Thu Oct 11 11:46:46 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1c965b1 (patch) which is from upstream commit ecec768. […]

kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974) [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: fix kvm_ioctl_create_device() reference counting (CVE-2019-6974)" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Sat Jan 26 01:54:33 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8c1b11b (patch) which is from upstream commit cfa3938. The same Linux […]

fuse: call pipe_buf_release() under pipe lock [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "fuse: call pipe_buf_release() under pipe lock" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Sat Jan 12 02:39:05 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 65f222b (patch) which is from upstream commit 9509941. The same Linux […]

rds: fix refcount bug in rds_sock_addref [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "rds: fix refcount bug in rds_sock_addref" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Thu Jan 31 08:47:10 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b28b106 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6fa19f5. The same Linux […]

rxrpc: bad unlock balance in rxrpc_recvmsg [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "rxrpc: bad unlock balance in rxrpc_recvmsg" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Mon Feb 4 08:36:06 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7763f0c (patch) which is from upstream commit 6dce3c2. The same Linux […]

dccp: fool proof ccid_hc_[rt]x_parse_options() [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "dccp: fool proof ccid_hc_[rt]x_parse_options()" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Wed Jan 30 11:39:41 2019 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b4631e (patch) which is from upstream commit 9b1f19d. The same Linux upstream change […]

kvm: Change offset in kvm_write_guest_offset_cached to unsigned [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "kvm: Change offset in kvm_write_guest_offset_cached to unsigned" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Jim Mattson <jmattson [at] google.com> on Fri Dec 14 14:34:43 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f70123c (patch) which is from upstream commit 7a86dab. The same […]

selftests/bpf: use __bpf_constant_htons in test_prog.c [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "selftests/bpf: use __bpf_constant_htons in test_prog.c" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Stanislav Fomichev <sdf [at] google.com> on Tue Dec 11 19:20:52 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f1aae01 (patch) which is from upstream commit a0517a0. The same Linux upstream […]

iommu/amd: Fix amd_iommu=force_isolation [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "iommu/amd: Fix amd_iommu=force_isolation" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Yu Zhao <yuzhao [at] google.com> on Thu Dec 6 14:39:15 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fa5df0d (patch) which is from upstream commit c12b08e. The same Linux upstream change may […]

Thermal: do not clear passive state during system sleep [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "Thermal: do not clear passive state during system sleep" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Wei Wang <wvw [at] google.com> on Wed Nov 7 14:36:11 2018 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 3f5d37b (patch) which is from upstream commit 964f484. […]

modpost: validate symbol names also in find_elf_symbol [Linux 4.14.99]

This Linux kernel change "modpost: validate symbol names also in find_elf_symbol" is included in the Linux 4.14.99 release. This change is authored by Sami Tolvanen <samitolvanen [at] google.com> on Tue Oct 23 15:15:35 2018 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 20a7ded (patch) which is from upstream commit 5818c68. The same […]