device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case [Linux 3.16.72]

This Linux kernel change "device_cgroup: fix RCU imbalance in error case" is included in the Linux 3.16.72 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 198f512 (patch) which is from upstream commit 0fcc4c8. The same […]

sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers [Linux 4.9.187]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers" is included in the Linux 4.9.187 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Jul 16 17:20:45 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 837ffc9 (patch) which is from upstream commit 16d51a5. The same […]

sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers [Linux 4.4.187]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers" is included in the Linux 4.4.187 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Jul 16 17:20:45 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is da358f3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 16d51a5. The same […]

sched/fair: Use RCU accessors consistently for ->numa_group [Linux 4.19.64]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Use RCU accessors consistently for ->numa_group" is included in the Linux 4.19.64 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Jul 16 17:20:47 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is a5a3915 (patch) which is from upstream commit cb361d8. The same […]

sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers [Linux 4.19.64]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers" is included in the Linux 4.19.64 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Jul 16 17:20:45 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 48046e0 (patch) which is from upstream commit 16d51a5. The same […]

sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers [Linux 4.14.136]

This Linux kernel change "sched/fair: Don’t free p->numa_faults with concurrent readers" is included in the Linux 4.14.136 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue Jul 16 17:20:45 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d091921 (patch) which is from upstream commit 16d51a5. The same […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 5.1.17]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 5.1.17 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 49887fc (patch) which is from upstream commit 6994eef. The same Linux […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 4.9.185]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 4.9.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d8b9930 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6994eef. The same Linux […]

fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work [Linux 4.9.185]

This Linux kernel change "fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work" is included in the Linux 4.9.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Fri Jun 28 12:06:46 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 42a7a2a (patch) which is from upstream commit 867bfa4. The same Linux upstream change […]

apparmor: enforce nullbyte at end of tag string [Linux 4.9.185]

This Linux kernel change "apparmor: enforce nullbyte at end of tag string" is included in the Linux 4.9.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue May 28 17:32:26 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4a60589 (patch) which is from upstream commit 8404d7a. The […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 4.4.185]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 4.4.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 54562d2 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6994eef. The same Linux […]

apparmor: enforce nullbyte at end of tag string [Linux 4.4.185]

This Linux kernel change "apparmor: enforce nullbyte at end of tag string" is included in the Linux 4.4.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Tue May 28 17:32:26 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9617058 (patch) which is from upstream commit 8404d7a. The […]

fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work [Linux 4.4.185]

This Linux kernel change "fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work" is included in the Linux 4.4.185 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Fri Jun 28 12:06:46 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is fb7adf6 (patch) which is from upstream commit 867bfa4. The same Linux upstream change […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 4.19.58]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 4.19.58 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 54435b7 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6994eef. The same Linux […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 4.14.133]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 4.14.133 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is bf71ef9 (patch) which is from upstream commit 6994eef. The same Linux […]

ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Thu Jul 4 17:32:23 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 6994eef (patch). ptrace: Fix ->ptracer_cred handling for PTRACE_TRACEME Fix two issues: […]

fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Fri Jun 28 12:06:46 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 867bfa4 (patch). fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work load_flat_shared_library() is broken: It only calls load_flat_file() […]

ptrace: restore smp_rmb() in __ptrace_may_access() [Linux 5.2]

This Linux kernel change "ptrace: restore smp_rmb() in __ptrace_may_access()" is included in the Linux 5.2 release. This change is authored by Jann Horn <jannh [at] google.com> on Wed May 29 13:31:57 2019 +0200. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is f6581f5 (patch). ptrace: restore smp_rmb() in __ptrace_may_access() Restore the read memory barrier […]