Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation [Linux 5.2.1]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation" is included in the Linux 5.2.1 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Wed Jun 26 21:45:02 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9dfd263 (patch) which is from upstream commit d974ffc. The same Linux upstream […]

Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation [Linux 5.1.18]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation" is included in the Linux 5.1.18 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Wed Jun 26 21:45:02 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bca7f52 (patch) which is from upstream commit d974ffc. The same Linux upstream […]

Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation [Linux 4.19.59]

This Linux kernel change "Documentation/admin: Remove the vsyscall=native documentation" is included in the Linux 4.19.59 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Wed Jun 26 21:45:02 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a2a24b5 (patch) which is from upstream commit d974ffc. The same Linux upstream […]

x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Fri Jun 21 08:43:04 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ff17bbe (patch). x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock […]

x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:40 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9d8d029 (patch). x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation On x86_64, all […]

x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:39 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 88640e1 (patch). x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on […]

x86/irq/64: Remove a hardcoded irq_stack_union access [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "x86/irq/64: Remove a hardcoded irq_stack_union access" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Sun Apr 14 17:59:40 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4f44b8f (patch). x86/irq/64: Remove a hardcoded irq_stack_union access stack_overflow_check() is using […]

x86/dumpstack: Fix off-by-one errors in stack identification [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "x86/dumpstack: Fix off-by-one errors in stack identification" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Sun Apr 14 17:59:39 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fa33215 (patch). x86/dumpstack: Fix off-by-one errors in stack identification The […]

x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads [Linux 5.1.15]

This Linux kernel change "x86/vdso: Prevent segfaults due to hoisted vclock reads" is included in the Linux 5.1.15 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Fri Jun 21 08:43:04 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is cf37b1a (patch) which is from upstream commit ff17bbe. The […]

x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation [Linux 4.4.181]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation" is included in the Linux 4.4.181 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:40 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is ce814dc (patch) which is from upstream commit 9d8d029. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit [Linux 4.4.181]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit" is included in the Linux 4.4.181 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:39 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4d68e2b (patch) which is from upstream commit 88640e1. […]

x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation [Linux 5.0.18]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation" is included in the Linux 5.0.18 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:40 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bc19bb7 (patch) which is from upstream commit 9d8d029. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit [Linux 5.0.18]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit" is included in the Linux 5.0.18 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:39 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d2214cc (patch) which is from upstream commit 88640e1. […]

x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation [Linux 4.9.178]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Improve CPU buffer clear documentation" is included in the Linux 4.9.178 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:40 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 2f27bff (patch) which is from upstream commit 9d8d029. The same Linux […]

x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit [Linux 4.9.178]

This Linux kernel change "x86/speculation/mds: Revert CPU buffer clear on double fault exit" is included in the Linux 4.9.178 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Tue May 14 13:24:39 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f7154aa (patch) which is from upstream commit 88640e1. […]

x86/power: Make restore_processor_context() sane [Linux 4.9.169]

This Linux kernel change "x86/power: Make restore_processor_context() sane" is included in the Linux 4.9.169 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Thu Dec 14 13:19:07 2017 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 39dbf53 (patch) which is from upstream commit 7ee18d6. The same Linux upstream change […]

x86/power/32: Move SYSENTER MSR restoration to fix_processor_context() [Linux 4.9.169]

This Linux kernel change "x86/power/32: Move SYSENTER MSR restoration to fix_processor_context()" is included in the Linux 4.9.169 release. This change is authored by Andy Lutomirski <luto [at] kernel.org> on Thu Dec 14 13:19:06 2017 -0800. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d72b485 (patch) which is from upstream commit 896c80b. The same […]