x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Thomas Gleixner <tglx [at] linutronix.de> on Wed Jul 17 21:18:59 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2224e89 (patch) which is from upstream commit f36cf38. The same […]

x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jul 8 11:52:26 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 90d45f0 (patch) which is from upstream commit a205982. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe [at] redhat.com> on Mon Jul 8 11:52:25 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is e90ec5e (patch) which is from upstream commit 18ec54f. […]

spi: bcm2835: Fix 3-wire mode if DMA is enabled [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "spi: bcm2835: Fix 3-wire mode if DMA is enabled" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Lukas Wunner <lukas [at] wunner.de> on Wed Jul 3 12:29:31 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a89b44e (patch) which is from upstream commit 8d8bef5. […]

block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by xiao jin <jin.xiao [at] intel.com> on Mon Jul 30 14:11:12 2018 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c191991 (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

bnx2x: Disable multi-cos feature. [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "bnx2x: Disable multi-cos feature" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Sudarsana Reddy Kalluru <skalluru [at] marvell.com> on Tue Jul 23 19:32:41 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7c46532 (patch) which is from upstream commit d1f0b5d. The same Linux upstream […]

ife: error out when nla attributes are empty [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "ife: error out when nla attributes are empty" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong [at] gmail.com> on Mon Jul 22 21:43:00 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 264e020 (patch) which is from upstream commit c8ec463. The […]

ip6_tunnel: fix possible use-after-free on xmit [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "ip6_tunnel: fix possible use-after-free on xmit" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Haishuang Yan <yanhaishuang [at] cmss.chinamobile.com> on Fri Jul 26 00:40:17 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is dfb9883 (patch) which is from upstream commit 01f5bff. The same Linux […]

compat_ioctl: pppoe: fix PPPOEIOCSFWD handling [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "compat_ioctl: pppoe: fix PPPOEIOCSFWD handling" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Arnd Bergmann <arnd [at] arndb.de> on Tue Jul 30 21:25:20 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 00a8794 (patch) which is from upstream commit 055d882. The same Linux upstream […]

tipc: compat: allow tipc commands without arguments [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "tipc: compat: allow tipc commands without arguments" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Taras Kondratiuk <takondra [at] cisco.com> on Mon Jul 29 22:15:07 2019 +0000. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 695074c (patch) which is from upstream commit 4da5f00. The same […]

net: sched: Fix a possible null-pointer dereference in dequeue_func() [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "net: sched: Fix a possible null-pointer dereference in dequeue_func()" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Jia-Ju Bai <baijiaju1990 [at] gmail.com> on Mon Jul 29 16:24:33 2019 +0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4c6f0d6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 051c7b3. […]

net/mlx5: Use reversed order when unregister devices [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "net/mlx5: Use reversed order when unregister devices" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Mark Zhang <markz [at] mellanox.com> on Tue Jul 9 05:37:12 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 03eb042 (patch) which is from upstream commit 08aa5e7. The same […]

net: fix ifindex collision during namespace removal [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "net: fix ifindex collision during namespace removal" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Jiri Pirko <jiri [at] mellanox.com> on Sun Jul 28 14:56:36 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 78922ae (patch) which is from upstream commit 55b40db. The same […]

net: bridge: mcast: don’t delete permanent entries when fast leave is enabled [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "net: bridge: mcast: don’t delete permanent entries when fast leave is enabled" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay [at] cumulusnetworks.com> on Tue Jul 30 14:21:00 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6d9235b (patch) which is from […]

net: bridge: delete local fdb on device init failure [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "net: bridge: delete local fdb on device init failure" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay [at] cumulusnetworks.com> on Mon Jul 29 12:28:41 2019 +0300. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 0e08ee5 (patch) which is from upstream commit d7bae09. […]

atm: iphase: Fix Spectre v1 vulnerability [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "atm: iphase: Fix Spectre v1 vulnerability" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Gustavo A. R. Silva <gustavo [at] embeddedor.com> on Tue Jul 30 22:21:41 2019 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b5641e5 (patch) which is from upstream commit ea443e5. The […]

libceph: use kbasename() and kill ceph_file_part() [Linux 4.9.189]

This Linux kernel change "libceph: use kbasename() and kill ceph_file_part()" is included in the Linux 4.9.189 release. This change is authored by Ilya Dryomov <idryomov [at] gmail.com> on Fri May 19 11:33:16 2017 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 22395a3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6f4dbd1. The same Linux […]