kernel/sysctl.c: fix out-of-bounds access when setting file-max [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "kernel/sysctl.c: fix out-of-bounds access when setting file-max" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Will Deacon <will.deacon [at] arm.com> on Fri Apr 5 18:39:38 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 5538329 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9002b21. The same […]

arm64: futex: Restore oldval initialization to work around buggy compilers [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "arm64: futex: Restore oldval initialization to work around buggy compilers" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Nathan Chancellor <natechancellor [at] gmail.com> on Wed Apr 17 00:21:21 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6d3eb3b (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Mar 19 02:36:59 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 73d117d (patch) which is from upstream commit 0fcc4c8. The same […]

sched/fair: Limit sched_cfs_period_timer() loop to avoid hard lockup [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Limit sched_cfs_period_timer() loop to avoid hard lockup" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Phil Auld <pauld [at] redhat.com> on Tue Apr 23 19:51:06 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bd860d6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 2e8e192. The […]

kprobes: Fix error check when reusing optimized probes [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "kprobes: Fix error check when reusing optimized probes" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat [at] kernel.org> on Mon Apr 15 15:01:25 2019 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 89c254e (patch) which is from upstream commit 5f843ed. The […]

x86/kprobes: Verify stack frame on kretprobe [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "x86/kprobes: Verify stack frame on kretprobe" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat [at] kernel.org> on Sun Feb 24 01:49:52 2019 +0900. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 71dc273 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3ff9c07. The same Linux […]

ALSA: core: Fix card races between register and disconnect [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "ALSA: core: Fix card races between register and disconnect" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Takashi Iwai <tiwai [at] suse.de> on Tue Apr 16 17:06:33 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8ad4179 (patch) which is from upstream commit 2a3f722. […]

staging: comedi: ni_usb6501: Fix possible double-free of ->usb_rx_buf [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "staging: comedi: ni_usb6501: Fix possible double-free of ->usb_rx_buf" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Ian Abbott <abbotti [at] mev.co.uk> on Mon Apr 15 12:43:02 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 38b4553 (patch) which is from upstream commit af4b54a. The […]

staging: comedi: vmk80xx: Fix possible double-free of ->usb_rx_buf [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "staging: comedi: vmk80xx: Fix possible double-free of ->usb_rx_buf" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Ian Abbott <abbotti [at] mev.co.uk> on Mon Apr 15 12:52:30 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 911176a (patch) which is from upstream commit 663d294. The […]

staging: comedi: vmk80xx: Fix use of uninitialized semaphore [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "staging: comedi: vmk80xx: Fix use of uninitialized semaphore" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Ian Abbott <abbotti [at] mev.co.uk> on Mon Apr 15 12:10:14 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is afb7cd6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 08b7c2f. The […]

iio: adc: at91: disable adc channel interrupt in timeout case [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "iio: adc: at91: disable adc channel interrupt in timeout case" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Georg Ottinger <g.ottinger [at] abatec.at> on Wed Jan 30 14:42:02 2019 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fd10344 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

iio: ad_sigma_delta: select channel when reading register [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "iio: ad_sigma_delta: select channel when reading register" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Dragos Bogdan <dragos.bogdan [at] analog.com> on Tue Mar 19 12:47:00 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9d4f298 (patch) which is from upstream commit fccfb9c. The same […]

tcp: tcp_grow_window() needs to respect tcp_space() [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "tcp: tcp_grow_window() needs to respect tcp_space()" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Tue Apr 16 10:55:20 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 55b4957 (patch) which is from upstream commit 50ce163. The same Linux […]

ipv4: ensure rcu_read_lock() in ipv4_link_failure() [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "ipv4: ensure rcu_read_lock() in ipv4_link_failure()" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Eric Dumazet <edumazet [at] google.com> on Sat Apr 13 17:32:21 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f769967 (patch) which is from upstream commit c543cb4. The same Linux upstream […]

ipv4: recompile ip options in ipv4_link_failure [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "ipv4: recompile ip options in ipv4_link_failure" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Stephen Suryaputra <ssuryaextr [at] gmail.com> on Fri Apr 12 16:19:27 2019 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6c2fa85 (patch) which is from upstream commit ed0de45. The same Linux […]

net: bridge: multicast: use rcu to access port list from br_multicast_start_querier [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "net: bridge: multicast: use rcu to access port list from br_multicast_start_querier" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay [at] cumulusnetworks.com> on Thu Apr 11 15:08:25 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c63dcec (patch) which is from upstream […]

bonding: fix event handling for stacked bonds [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "bonding: fix event handling for stacked bonds" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Sabrina Dubroca <sd [at] queasysnail.net> on Fri Apr 12 15:04:10 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is dd70ca6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 92480b3. The same […]

tpm/tpm_i2c_atmel: Return -E2BIG when the transfer is incomplete [Linux 3.18.139]

This Linux kernel change "tpm/tpm_i2c_atmel: Return -E2BIG when the transfer is incomplete" is included in the Linux 3.18.139 release. This change is authored by Jarkko Sakkinen <jarkko.sakkinen [at] linux.intel.com> on Tue Apr 23 15:46:59 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0e6fdf5 (patch) which is from upstream commit 442601e. The […]