netns: provide pure entropy for net_hash_mix() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "netns: provide pure entropy for net_hash_mix()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Wed Mar 27 08:21:30 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 188da79 (patch) which is from upstream commit 355b985. The same Linux […]

mwifiex: Fix heap overflow in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "mwifiex: Fix heap overflow in mwifiex_uap_parse_tail_ies()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Fri May 31 15:18:41 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a62393d (patch) which is from upstream commit 69ae4f6. The same Linux […]

mwifiex: Abort at too short BSS descriptor element [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "mwifiex: Abort at too short BSS descriptor element" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Wed May 29 14:52:20 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f287d86 (patch) which is from upstream commit 685c9b7. The […]

mwifiex: Fix possible buffer overflows at parsing bss descriptor [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "mwifiex: Fix possible buffer overflows at parsing bss descriptor" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Wed May 29 14:52:19 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a24ac73 (patch) which is from upstream commit 13ec7f1. […]

media: uvcvideo: Fix ‘type’ check leading to overflow [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "media: uvcvideo: Fix ‘type’ check leading to overflow" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Alistair Strachan <astrachan [at] google.com> on Tue Dec 18 20:32:48 2018 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1ea04ca (patch) which is from upstream commit 47bb117. The […]

binder: Replace "%p" with "%pK" for stable [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "binder: Replace “%p” with “%pK” for stable" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Ben Hutchings <ben.hutchings [at] codethink.co.uk> on Wed May 29 18:02:44 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ae24fbd (patch). binder: Replace “%p” with “%pK” for stable This […]

fuse: Add FOPEN_STREAM to use stream_open() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "fuse: Add FOPEN_STREAM to use stream_open()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Kirill Smelkov <kirr [at] nexedi.com> on Sun Jun 9 14:39:10 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6d654f9 (patch) which is from upstream commit bbd84f3. The same Linux […]

fs: stream_open – opener for stream-like files so that read and write can run simultaneously without deadlock [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "fs: stream_open – opener for stream-like files so that read and write can run simultaneously without deadlock" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Kirill Smelkov <kirr [at] nexedi.com> on Sun Jun 9 14:39:51 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is […]

tcp: refine memory limit test in tcp_fragment() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "tcp: refine memory limit test in tcp_fragment()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Fri Jun 21 06:09:55 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is edb0a01 (patch) which is from upstream commit b6653b3. The same […]

pptp: dst_release sk_dst_cache in pptp_sock_destruct [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "pptp: dst_release sk_dst_cache in pptp_sock_destruct" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Xin Long <lucien.xin [at] gmail.com> on Wed Mar 13 17:00:48 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fd59cd0 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9417d81. The same Linux upstream […]

l2tp: fix infoleak in l2tp_ip6_recvmsg() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "l2tp: fix infoleak in l2tp_ip6_recvmsg()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Tue Mar 12 06:50:11 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0e96f13 (patch) which is from upstream commit 163d1c3. The same Linux upstream […]

net/mlx4_core: Fix qp mtt size calculation [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "net/mlx4_core: Fix qp mtt size calculation" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Jack Morgenstein <jackm [at] dev.mellanox.co.il> on Tue Mar 12 17:05:49 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c28e2bc (patch) which is from upstream commit 8511a65. The same Linux […]

net/mlx4_core: Fix locking in SRIOV mode when switching between events and polling [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "net/mlx4_core: Fix locking in SRIOV mode when switching between events and polling" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Jack Morgenstein <jackm [at] dev.mellanox.co.il> on Tue Mar 12 17:05:48 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7a437eb (patch) which is from […]

net: sh_eth: fix a missing check of of_get_phy_mode [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "net: sh_eth: fix a missing check of of_get_phy_mode" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Kangjie Lu <kjlu [at] umn.edu> on Tue Mar 12 02:43:18 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 1e70758 (patch) which is from upstream commit 035a14e. The […]

md: Fix failed allocation of md_register_thread [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "md: Fix failed allocation of md_register_thread" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Aditya Pakki <pakki001 [at] umn.edu> on Mon Mar 4 16:48:54 2019 -0600. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0e35585 (patch) which is from upstream commit e406f12. The same Linux […]

It’s wrong to add len to sector_nr in raid10 reshape twice [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "It’s wrong to add len to sector_nr in raid10 reshape twice" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Xiao Ni <xni [at] redhat.com> on Fri Mar 8 23:52:05 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6831d2d (patch) which is from upstream […]

kernel/sysctl.c: add missing range check in do_proc_dointvec_minmax_conv [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "kernel/sysctl.c: add missing range check in do_proc_dointvec_minmax_conv" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Zev Weiss <zev [at] bewilderbeest.net> on Mon Mar 11 23:28:02 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7a8c67f (patch) which is from upstream commit 8cf7630. The same […]

gro_cells: make sure device is up in gro_cells_receive() [Linux 3.16.70]

This Linux kernel change "gro_cells: make sure device is up in gro_cells_receive()" is included in the Linux 3.16.70 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Sun Mar 10 10:39:37 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 415f08e (patch) which is from upstream commit 2a5ff07. The […]