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Package "linux"

Name: linux

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  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.15.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.15.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.15.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.15.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP

Latest version: 4.15.0-74.84
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main

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base main 4.15.0-20.21
security main 4.15.0-74.84
proposed main 4.15.0-75.85
PPA: Canonical Kernel Team 4.15.0-76.86

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Changelog

Version: 4.15.0-74.84 2020-01-06 15:06:17 UTC

  linux (4.15.0-74.84) bionic; urgency=medium

  * bionic/linux: 4.15.0-74.84 -proposed tracker (LP: #1856749)

  * [Hyper-V] KVP daemon fails to start on first boot of disco VM (LP: #1820063)
    - [Packaging] bind hv_kvp_daemon startup to hv_kvp device

  * Unrevert "arm64: Use firmware to detect CPUs that are not affected by
    Spectre-v2" (LP: #1854207)
    - arm64: Get rid of __smccc_workaround_1_hvc_*
    - arm64: Use firmware to detect CPUs that are not affected by Spectre-v2

  * Bionic kernel panic on Cavium ThunderX CN88XX (LP: #1853485)
    - SAUCE: irqchip/gic-v3-its: Add missing return value in
      its_irq_domain_activate()

Source diff to previous version
1820063 [Hyper-V] KVP daemon fails to start on first boot of disco VM
1854207 Unrevert \
1853485 Bionic kernel panic on Cavium ThunderX CN88XX

Version: 4.15.0-72.81 2019-12-02 14:07:23 UTC

  linux (4.15.0-72.81) bionic; urgency=medium

  * bionic/linux: 4.15.0-72.81 -proposed tracker (LP: #1854027)

  * [Regression] Bionic kernel 4.15.0-71.80 can not boot on ThunderX
    (LP: #1853326)
    - Revert "arm64: Use firmware to detect CPUs that are not affected by
      Spectre-v2"
    - Revert "arm64: Get rid of __smccc_workaround_1_hvc_*"

  * [Regression] Bionic kernel 4.15.0-71.80 can not boot on ThunderX2 and
    Kunpeng920 (LP: #1852723)
    - SAUCE: arm64: capabilities: Move setup_boot_cpu_capabilities() call to
      correct place

Source diff to previous version
1853326 [Regression] Bionic kernel 4.15.0-71.80 can not boot on ThunderX
1852723 [Regression] Bionic kernel 4.15.0-71.80 can not boot on ThunderX2 and Kunpeng920

Version: 4.15.0-70.79 2019-11-13 21:06:31 UTC

  linux (4.15.0-70.79) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Ubuntu-5.0.0-33.35 introduces KVM regression with old Intel CPUs and Linux
    guests (LP: #1851709)
    - Revert "KVM: x86: Manually calculate reserved bits when loading PDPTRS"

  * Incomplete i915 fix for 64-bit x86 kernels (LP: #1852141) // CVE-2019-0155
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/cmdparser: Fix jump whitelist clearing

 -- Stefan Bader <email address hidden> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:54:50 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1851709 Ubuntu-5.0.0-33.35 introduces KVM regression with old Intel CPUs and Linux guests
1852141 CVE-2019-0155: incomplete fix for 64-bit x86 kernels

Version: 4.15.0-69.78 2019-11-13 00:07:15 UTC

  linux (4.15.0-69.78) bionic; urgency=medium

  * KVM NULL pointer deref (LP: #1851205)
    - KVM: nVMX: handle page fault in vmread fix

  * CVE-2018-12207
    - KVM: MMU: drop vcpu param in gpte_access
    - kvm: Convert kvm_lock to a mutex
    - kvm: x86: Do not release the page inside mmu_set_spte()
    - KVM: x86: make FNAME(fetch) and __direct_map more similar
    - KVM: x86: remove now unneeded hugepage gfn adjustment
    - KVM: x86: change kvm_mmu_page_get_gfn BUG_ON to WARN_ON
    - KVM: x86: add tracepoints around __direct_map and FNAME(fetch)
    - kvm: x86, powerpc: do not allow clearing largepages debugfs entry
    - SAUCE: KVM: vmx, svm: always run with EFER.NXE=1 when shadow paging is
      active
    - SAUCE: x86: Add ITLB_MULTIHIT bug infrastructure
    - SAUCE: kvm: mmu: ITLB_MULTIHIT mitigation
    - SAUCE: kvm: Add helper function for creating VM worker threads
    - SAUCE: kvm: x86: mmu: Recovery of shattered NX large pages
    - SAUCE: cpu/speculation: Uninline and export CPU mitigations helpers
    - SAUCE: kvm: x86: mmu: Apply global mitigations knob to ITLB_MULTIHIT

  * CVE-2019-11135
    - KVM: x86: use Intel speculation bugs and features as derived in generic x86
      code
    - x86/msr: Add the IA32_TSX_CTRL MSR
    - x86/cpu: Add a helper function x86_read_arch_cap_msr()
    - x86/cpu: Add a "tsx=" cmdline option with TSX disabled by default
    - x86/speculation/taa: Add mitigation for TSX Async Abort
    - x86/speculation/taa: Add sysfs reporting for TSX Async Abort
    - kvm/x86: Export MDS_NO=0 to guests when TSX is enabled
    - x86/tsx: Add "auto" option to the tsx= cmdline parameter
    - x86/speculation/taa: Add documentation for TSX Async Abort
    - x86/tsx: Add config options to set tsx=on|off|auto
    - SAUCE: x86/speculation/taa: Call tsx_init()
    - SAUCE: x86/cpu: Include cpu header from bugs.c
    - [Config] Disable TSX by default when possible

  * CVE-2019-0154
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Lower RM timeout to avoid DSI hard hangs
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/gen8+: Add RC6 CTX corruption WA

  * CVE-2019-0155
    - drm/i915/gtt: Add read only pages to gen8_pte_encode
    - drm/i915/gtt: Read-only pages for insert_entries on bdw+
    - drm/i915/gtt: Disable read-only support under GVT
    - drm/i915: Prevent writing into a read-only object via a GGTT mmap
    - drm/i915/cmdparser: Check reg_table_count before derefencing.
    - drm/i915/cmdparser: Do not check past the cmd length.
    - drm/i915: Silence smatch for cmdparser
    - drm/i915: Move engine->needs_cmd_parser to engine->flags
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Rename gen7 cmdparser tables
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Disable Secure Batches for gen6+
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Remove Master tables from cmdparser
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Add support for mandatory cmdparsing
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Support ro ppgtt mapped cmdparser shadow buffers
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Allow parsing of unsized batches
    - SAUCE: drm/i915: Add gen9 BCS cmdparsing
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/cmdparser: Use explicit goto for error paths
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/cmdparser: Add support for backward jumps
    - SAUCE: drm/i915/cmdparser: Ignore Length operands during command matching

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-12207 iTLB Multihit
CVE-2019-11135 TSX Asynchronous Abort

Version: 4.15.0-66.75 2019-10-21 12:06:45 UTC

  linux (4.15.0-66.75) bionic; urgency=medium

  * bionic/linux: 4.15.0-66.75 -proposed tracker (LP: #1846131)

  * Packaging resync (LP: #1786013)
    - [Packaging] update helper scripts

  * CVE-2018-21008
    - rsi: add fix for crash during assertions

  * ipv6: fix neighbour resolution with raw socket (LP: #1834465)
    - ipv6: constify rt6_nexthop()
    - ipv6: fix neighbour resolution with raw socket

  * run_netsocktests from net in ubuntu_kernel_selftests failed with X-4.15
    (LP: #1842023)
    - SAUCE: selftests: net: replace AF_MAX with INT_MAX in socket.c

  * No sound inputs from the external microphone and headset on a Dell machine
    (LP: #1842265)
    - ALSA: hda - Expand pin_match function to match upcoming new tbls
    - ALSA: hda - Define a fallback_pin_fixup_tbl for alc269 family

  * Add -fcf-protection=none when using retpoline flags (LP: #1843291)
    - SAUCE: kbuild: add -fcf-protection=none when using retpoline flags

  * Enhanced Hardware Support - Finalize Naming (LP: #1842774)
    - s390: add support for IBM z15 machines

  * Bionic update: upstream stable patchset 2019-09-24 (LP: #1845266)
    - bridge/mdb: remove wrong use of NLM_F_MULTI
    - cdc_ether: fix rndis support for Mediatek based smartphones
    - ipv6: Fix the link time qualifier of 'ping_v6_proc_exit_net()'
    - isdn/capi: check message length in capi_write()
    - net: Fix null de-reference of device refcount
    - net: gso: Fix skb_segment splat when splitting gso_size mangled skb having
      linear-headed frag_list
    - net: phylink: Fix flow control resolution
    - sch_hhf: ensure quantum and hhf_non_hh_weight are non-zero
    - sctp: Fix the link time qualifier of 'sctp_ctrlsock_exit()'
    - sctp: use transport pf_retrans in sctp_do_8_2_transport_strike
    - tcp: fix tcp_ecn_withdraw_cwr() to clear TCP_ECN_QUEUE_CWR
    - tipc: add NULL pointer check before calling kfree_rcu
    - tun: fix use-after-free when register netdev failed
    - btrfs: compression: add helper for type to string conversion
    - btrfs: correctly validate compression type
    - Revert "MIPS: SiByte: Enable swiotlb for SWARM, LittleSur and BigSur"
    - gpiolib: acpi: Add gpiolib_acpi_run_edge_events_on_boot option and blacklist
    - gpio: fix line flag validation in linehandle_create
    - gpio: fix line flag validation in lineevent_create
    - Btrfs: fix assertion failure during fsync and use of stale transaction
    - genirq: Prevent NULL pointer dereference in resend_irqs()
    - KVM: s390: Do not leak kernel stack data in the KVM_S390_INTERRUPT ioctl
    - KVM: x86: work around leak of uninitialized stack contents
    - KVM: nVMX: handle page fault in vmread
    - MIPS: VDSO: Prevent use of smp_processor_id()
    - MIPS: VDSO: Use same -m%-float cflag as the kernel proper
    - powerpc: Add barrier_nospec to raw_copy_in_user()
    - drm/meson: Add support for XBGR8888 & ABGR8888 formats
    - clk: rockchip: Don't yell about bad mmc phases when getting
    - mtd: rawnand: mtk: Fix wrongly assigned OOB buffer pointer issue
    - PCI: Always allow probing with driver_override
    - ubifs: Correctly use tnc_next() in search_dh_cookie()
    - driver core: Fix use-after-free and double free on glue directory
    - crypto: talitos - check AES key size
    - crypto: talitos - fix CTR alg blocksize
    - crypto: talitos - check data blocksize in ablkcipher.
    - crypto: talitos - fix ECB algs ivsize
    - crypto: talitos - Do not modify req->cryptlen on decryption.
    - crypto: talitos - HMAC SNOOP NO AFEU mode requires SW icv checking.
    - firmware: ti_sci: Always request response from firmware
    - drm/mediatek: mtk_drm_drv.c: Add of_node_put() before goto
    - Revert "Bluetooth: btusb: driver to enable the usb-wakeup feature"
    - platform/x86: pmc_atom: Add CB4063 Beckhoff Automation board to
      critclk_systems DMI table
    - nvmem: Use the same permissions for eeprom as for nvmem
    - x86/build: Add -Wnoaddress-of-packed-member to REALMODE_CFLAGS, to silence
      GCC9 build warning
    - ixgbe: Prevent u8 wrapping of ITR value to something less than 10us
    - x86/purgatory: Change compiler flags from -mcmodel=kernel to -mcmodel=large
      to fix kexec relocation errors
    - modules: fix BUG when load module with rodata=n
    - modules: fix compile error if don't have strict module rwx
    - HID: wacom: generic: read HID_DG_CONTACTMAX from any feature report
    - Input: elan_i2c - remove Lenovo Legion Y7000 PnpID
    - powerpc/mm/radix: Use the right page size for vmemmap mapping
    - USB: usbcore: Fix slab-out-of-bounds bug during device reset
    - phy: renesas: rcar-gen3-usb2: Disable clearing VBUS in over-current
    - media: tm6000: double free if usb disconnect while streaming
    - xen-netfront: do not assume sk_buff_head list is empty in error handling
    - net_sched: let qdisc_put() accept NULL pointer
    - KVM: coalesced_mmio: add bounds checking
    - firmware: google: check if size is valid when decoding VPD data
    - serial: sprd: correct the wrong sequence of arguments
    - tty/serial: atmel: reschedule TX after RX was started
    - mwifiex: Fix three heap overflow at parsing element in cfg80211_ap_settings
    - nl80211: Fix possible Spectre-v1 for CQM RSSI thresholds
    - ARM: OMAP2+: Fix missing SYSC_HAS_RESET_STATUS for dra7 epwmss
    - s390/bpf: fix lcgr instruction encoding
    - ARM: OMAP2+: Fix omap4 errata warning on other SoCs
    - ARM: dts: dra74x: Fix iodelay configuration for mmc3
    - s390/bpf: use 32-bit index for tail calls
    - fpga: altera-ps-spi: Fix getting of optional confd gpio
    - netfilter: xt_nfacct: Fix alignment mismatch in xt_nfacct_match_info
    - NFSv4: Fix return values for nfs4_file_open()
    - NFSv4: Fix return value in nfs_finish_open()
    - NFS: Fix initialisation of I/O result struct in nfs_pgio_rpcsetup
    - Kconfig: Fix the reference to the IDT77105 Phy driver in the description of
      ATM_NICSTAR_USE_IDT77105
    -

1786013 Packaging resync
1834465 ipv6: fix neighbour resolution with raw socket
1842023 run_netsocktests from net in ubuntu_kernel_selftests failed with X-4.15
1842265 No sound inputs from the external microphone and headset on a Dell machine
1843291 Add -fcf-protection=none when using retpoline flags
1842774 Enhanced Hardware Support - Finalize Naming
1845266 Bionic update: upstream stable patchset 2019-09-24
1844558 Bionic update: upstream stable patchset 2019-09-18
1843463 Bionic update: upstream stable patchset 2019-09-10
1843338 Bionic update: upstream stable patchset 2019-09-09
1838886 New ID in ums-realtek module breaks cardreader
1842502 TC filters are broken on Mellanox after upstream stable updates
CVE-2018-21008 An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 4.16.7. A use-after-free can be caused by the function rsi_mac80211_detach in the file drivers/net



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