Package "linux"

Name: linux


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  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-131
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-131
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-131
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0

Latest version: 4.4.0-131.157
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: main


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base main 4.4.0-21.37
security main 4.4.0-130.156
updates main 4.4.0-130.156
PPA: Canonical Kernel Team 4.4.0-131.157

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linux-cloud-tools-4.4.0-131 linux-cloud-tools-4.4.0-131-generic linux-cloud-tools-4.4.0-131-lowlatency linux-cloud-tools-common linux-doc
linux-headers-4.4.0-131 linux-headers-4.4.0-131-generic linux-headers-4.4.0-131-lowlatency linux-image-4.4.0-131-generic linux-image-4.4.0-131-lowlatency
linux-image-extra-4.4.0-131-generic linux-libc-dev linux-source-4.4.0 linux-tools-4.4.0-131 linux-tools-4.4.0-131-generic
linux-tools-4.4.0-131-lowlatency linux-tools-common


Version: 4.4.0-131.157 2018-07-13 11:06:18 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-131.157) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-131.157 -proposed tracker (LP: #1779376)

  * Cannot set MTU higher than 1500 in Xen instance (LP: #1781413)
    - xen-netfront: Fix mismatched rtnl_unlock
    - xen-netfront: Update features after registering netdev

 -- Stefan Bader <email address hidden> Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:00:46 +0200

1781413 Cannot set MTU higher than 1500 in Xen instance

Version: *DELETED* 2018-07-03 08:07:04 UTC
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Version: 4.4.0-130.156 2018-06-15 10:06:43 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-130.156) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-130.156 -proposed tracker (LP: #1776822)

  * CVE-2018-3665 (x86)
    - x86/fpu: Fix early FPU command-line parsing
    - x86/fpu: Fix 'no387' regression
    - x86/fpu: Disable MPX when eagerfpu is off
    - x86/fpu: Default eagerfpu=on on all CPUs
    - x86/fpu: Fix FNSAVE usage in eagerfpu mode
    - x86/fpu: Fix math emulation in eager fpu mode
    - x86/fpu: Fix eager-FPU handling on legacy FPU machines

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2018-3665 speculative register leakage from lazy FPU context switching

Version: 4.4.0-129.155 2018-06-13 09:06:57 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-129.155) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-129.155 -proposed tracker (LP: #1776352)

  * Xenial update to 4.4.134 stable release (LP: #1775771)
    - MIPS: ptrace: Expose FIR register through FP regset
    - MIPS: Fix ptrace(2) PTRACE_PEEKUSR and PTRACE_POKEUSR accesses to o32 FGRs
    - KVM: Fix spelling mistake: "cop_unsuable" -> "cop_unusable"
    - affs_lookup(): close a race with affs_remove_link()
    - aio: fix io_destroy(2) vs. lookup_ioctx() race
    - ALSA: timer: Fix pause event notification
    - mmc: sdhci-iproc: fix 32bit writes for TRANSFER_MODE register
    - libata: Blacklist some Sandisk SSDs for NCQ
    - libata: blacklist Micron 500IT SSD with MU01 firmware
    - xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for xen_swiotlb_free_coherent
    - Revert "ipc/shm: Fix shmat mmap nil-page protection"
    - ipc/shm: fix shmat() nil address after round-down when remapping
    - kasan: fix memory hotplug during boot
    - kernel/sys.c: fix potential Spectre v1 issue
    - kernel/signal.c: avoid undefined behaviour in kill_something_info
    - xfs: remove racy hasattr check from attr ops
    - do d_instantiate/unlock_new_inode combinations safely
    - firewire-ohci: work around oversized DMA reads on JMicron controllers
    - NFSv4: always set NFS_LOCK_LOST when a lock is lost.
    - ALSA: hda - Use IS_REACHABLE() for dependency on input
    - ASoC: au1x: Fix timeout tests in au1xac97c_ac97_read()
    - kvm: x86: fix KVM_XEN_HVM_CONFIG ioctl
    - tracing/hrtimer: Fix tracing bugs by taking all clock bases and modes into
    - PCI: Add function 1 DMA alias quirk for Marvell 9128
    - tools lib traceevent: Simplify pointer print logic and fix %pF
    - perf callchain: Fix attr.sample_max_stack setting
    - tools lib traceevent: Fix get_field_str() for dynamic strings
    - dm thin: fix documentation relative to low water mark threshold
    - nfs: Do not convert nfs_idmap_cache_timeout to jiffies
    - watchdog: sp5100_tco: Fix watchdog disable bit
    - kconfig: Don't leak main menus during parsing
    - kconfig: Fix automatic menu creation mem leak
    - kconfig: Fix expr_free() E_NOT leak
    - ipmi/powernv: Fix error return code in ipmi_powernv_probe()
    - Btrfs: set plug for fsync
    - btrfs: Fix out of bounds access in btrfs_search_slot
    - Btrfs: fix scrub to repair raid6 corruption
    - scsi: fas216: fix sense buffer initialization
    - HID: roccat: prevent an out of bounds read in kovaplus_profile_activated()
    - jffs2: Fix use-after-free bug in jffs2_iget()'s error handling path
    - powerpc/numa: Use ibm,max-associativity-domains to discover possible nodes
    - powerpc/numa: Ensure nodes initialized for hotplug
    - RDMA/mlx5: Avoid memory leak in case of XRCD dealloc failure
    - ntb_transport: Fix bug with max_mw_size parameter
    - ocfs2: return -EROFS to mount.ocfs2 if inode block is invalid
    - ocfs2/acl: use 'ip_xattr_sem' to protect getting extended attribute
    - ocfs2: return error when we attempt to access a dirty bh in jbd2
    - mm/mempolicy: fix the check of nodemask from user
    - mm/mempolicy: add nodes_empty check in SYSC_migrate_pages
    - asm-generic: provide generic_pmdp_establish()
    - mm: pin address_space before dereferencing it while isolating an LRU page
    - IB/ipoib: Fix for potential no-carrier state
    - x86/power: Fix swsusp_arch_resume prototype
    - firmware: dmi_scan: Fix handling of empty DMI strings
    - ACPI: processor_perflib: Do not send _PPC change notification if not ready
    - xen-netfront: Fix race between device setup and open
    - xen/grant-table: Use put_page instead of free_page
    - RDS: IB: Fix null pointer issue
    - arm64: spinlock: Fix theoretical trylock() A-B-A with LSE atomics
    - proc: fix /proc/*/map_files lookup
    - cifs: silence compiler warnings showing up with gcc-8.0.0
    - bcache: properly set task state in bch_writeback_thread()
    - bcache: fix for allocator and register thread race
    - bcache: fix for data collapse after re-attaching an attached device
    - bcache: return attach error when no cache set exist
    - tools/libbpf: handle issues with bpf ELF objects containing .eh_frames
    - locking/qspinlock: Ensure node->count is updated before initialising node
    - irqchip/gic-v3: Change pr_debug message to pr_devel
    - scsi: ufs: Enable quirk to ignore sending WRITE_SAME command
    - scsi: bnx2fc: Fix check in SCSI completion handler for timed out request
    - scsi: sym53c8xx_2: iterator underflow in sym_getsync()
    - scsi: mptfusion: Add bounds check in mptctl_hp_targetinfo()
    - scsi: qla2xxx: Avoid triggering undefined behavior in
    - ARC: Fix malformed ARC_EMUL_UNALIGNED default
    - usb: gadget: f_uac2: fix bFirstInterface in composite gadget
    - usb: gadget: fsl_udc_core: fix ep valid checks
    - usb: dwc2: Fix dwc2_hsotg_core_init_disconnected()
    - selftests: memfd: add config fragment for fuse
    - scsi: storvsc: Increase cmd_per_lun for higher speed devices
    - scsi: aacraid: fix shutdown crash when init fails
    - scsi: qla4xxx: skip error recovery in case of register disconnect.
    - ARM: OMAP2+: timer: fix a kmemleak caused in omap_get_timer_dt
    - ARM: OMAP3: Fix prm wake interrupt for resume
    - ARM: OMAP1: clock: Fix debugfs_create_*() usage
    - NFC: llcp: Limit size of SDP URI
    - mac80211: round IEEE80211_TX_STATUS_HEADROOM up to multiple of 4
    - md raid10: fix NULL deference in handle_write_completed()
    - drm/exynos: fix comparison to bitshift when dealing with a mask
    - usb: musb: fix enumeration after resume
    - locking/xchg/alpha: Add unconditional memory barrier to cmpxchg()
    - md: raid5: avoid string overflow warning
    - kernel/relay.c: limit kmalloc size to KMALLOC_MAX_SIZE
    - powerpc/bpf/jit: Fix 32-bit JIT for seccomp_data access
    - s390/cio: fix return code after m

Source diff to previous version
1775771 Xenial update to 4.4.134 stable release
1774563 Support SocketCAN over USB on Dell IoT 300x Gateways
1775235 Ubuntu 16.04 (4.4.0-127) hangs on boot with virtio-scsi MQ enabled
1775856 register on binfmt_misc may overflow and crash the system
1775326 The kernel NULL pointer dereference happens when accessing the task_struct by task_cpu() in function cpuacct_charge()
1775477 Xenial update to 4.4.133 stable release
1768143 vmxnet3: update to latest ToT
1775137 Prevent speculation on user controlled pointer
1774173 Xenial update to 4.4.132 stable release
1774181 Update to upstream's implementation of Spectre v1 mitigation
1772593 cpum_sf: ensure sample freq is non-zero
1773509 ELANPAD ELAN0612 does not work, patch available
1774336 FS-Cache: Assertion failed: FS-Cache: 6 == 5 is false
1772575 Kernel 4.4 NBD size overflow with image size exceeding 1TB
1772775 4.4.0-127.153 generates many \
1771826 Creation of IMA file hashes fails when appraisal is enabled
1771301 Setting ipv6.disable=1 prevents both IPv4 and IPv6 socket opening for VXLAN tunnels
1773905 Support UVC1.5 Camera for Xenial
1772671 Kernel produces empty lines in /proc/PID/status
1744173 rfi-flush: Switch to new linear fallback flush
CVE-2018-3639 Speculative Store Bypass
CVE-2018-7755 An issue was discovered in the fd_locked_ioctl function in drivers/block/floppy.c in the Linux kernel through 4.15.7. The floppy driver will copy a k

Version: 4.4.0-128.154 2018-05-28 10:06:25 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-128.154) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-128.154 -proposed tracker (LP: #1772960)

  * CVE-2018-3639 (x86)
    - x86/cpu: Make alternative_msr_write work for 32-bit code
    - x86/bugs: Fix the parameters alignment and missing void
    - KVM: SVM: Move spec control call after restore of GS
    - x86/speculation: Use synthetic bits for IBRS/IBPB/STIBP
    - x86/cpufeatures: Disentangle MSR_SPEC_CTRL enumeration from IBRS
    - x86/cpufeatures: Disentangle SSBD enumeration
    - x86/cpu/AMD: Fix erratum 1076 (CPB bit)
    - x86/cpufeatures: Add FEATURE_ZEN
    - x86/speculation: Handle HT correctly on AMD
    - x86/bugs, KVM: Extend speculation control for VIRT_SPEC_CTRL
    - x86/speculation: Add virtualized speculative store bypass disable support
    - x86/speculation: Rework speculative_store_bypass_update()
    - x86/bugs: Unify x86_spec_ctrl_{set_guest,restore_host}
    - x86/bugs: Expose x86_spec_ctrl_base directly
    - x86/bugs: Remove x86_spec_ctrl_set()
    - x86/bugs: Rework spec_ctrl base and mask logic
    - x86/speculation, KVM: Implement support for VIRT_SPEC_CTRL/LS_CFG
    - KVM: SVM: Implement VIRT_SPEC_CTRL support for SSBD
    - x86/bugs: Rename SSBD_NO to SSB_NO
    - KVM: VMX: Expose SSBD properly to guests.

  * [i915_bpo] Fix flickering issue after panel change (LP: #1770565)
    - drm/i915: Fix iboost setting for DDI with 4 lanes on SKL
    - drm/i915: Name the "iboost bit"
    - drm/i915: Program iboost settings for HDMI/DVI on SKL
    - drm/i915: Move bxt_ddi_vswing_sequence() call into intel_ddi_pre_enable()
      for HDMI
    - drm/i915: Explicitly use ddi buf trans entry 9 for hdmi
    - drm/i915: Split DP/eDP/FDI and HDMI/DVI DDI buffer programming apart
    - drm/i915: Get the iboost setting based on the port type
    - drm/i915: Simplify intel_ddi_get_encoder_port()
    - drm/i915: Fix iboost setting for SKL Y/U DP DDI buffer translation entry 2
    - drm/i915: KBL - Recommended buffer translation programming for DisplayPort
    - drm/i915: Ignore OpRegion panel type except on select machines

  * [SRU][Bionic/Artful] fix false positives in W+X checking (LP: #1769696)
    - init: fix false positives in W+X checking

  * [Ubuntu 16.04] kernel: fix rwlock implementation (LP: #1761674)
    - SAUCE: (no-up) s390: fix rwlock implementation

  * linux < 4.11: unable to use netfilter logging from non-init namespaces
    (LP: #1766573)
    - netfilter: allow logging from non-init namespaces

  * [LTC Test] Ubuntu 18.04: tm_sigreturn failed on P8 compat mode 16.04.04
    guest (LP: #1771439)
    - powerpc: signals: Discard transaction state from signal frames

  * QCA9377 requires more IRAM banks for its new firmware (LP: #1748345)
    - ath10k: update the IRAM bank number for QCA9377

  * i915/kbl_dmc_ver1.bin failed with error -2 package 1.157.17 kernel
    4.4.0-116-generic (LP: #1752536)
    - ubuntu: i915_bpo - Add MODULE_FIRMWARE for Geminilake's DMC

  * Xenial update to 4.4.131 stable release (LP: #1768825)
    - ext4: prevent right-shifting extents beyond EXT_MAX_BLOCKS
    - ext4: set h_journal if there is a failure starting a reserved handle
    - ext4: add validity checks for bitmap block numbers
    - ext4: fix bitmap position validation
    - usbip: usbip_host: fix to hold parent lock for device_attach() calls
    - usbip: vhci_hcd: Fix usb device and sockfd leaks
    - USB: serial: simple: add libtransistor console
    - USB: serial: ftdi_sio: use jtag quirk for Arrow USB Blaster
    - USB: serial: cp210x: add ID for NI USB serial console
    - usb: core: Add quirk for HP v222w 16GB Mini
    - USB: Increment wakeup count on remote wakeup.
    - ALSA: usb-audio: Skip broken EU on Dell dock USB-audio
    - virtio: add ability to iterate over vqs
    - virtio_console: free buffers after reset
    - drm/virtio: fix vq wait_event condition
    - tty: Don't call panic() at tty_ldisc_init()
    - tty: n_gsm: Fix long delays with control frame timeouts in ADM mode
    - tty: n_gsm: Fix DLCI handling for ADM mode if debug & 2 is not set
    - tty: Use __GFP_NOFAIL for tty_ldisc_get()
    - ALSA: core: Report audio_tstamp in snd_pcm_sync_ptr
    - ALSA: seq: oss: Fix unbalanced use lock for synth MIDI device
    - ALSA: hda/realtek - Add some fixes for ALC233
    - mtd: cfi: cmdset_0001: Do not allow read/write to suspend erase block.
    - mtd: cfi: cmdset_0001: Workaround Micron Erase suspend bug.
    - mtd: cfi: cmdset_0002: Do not allow read/write to suspend erase block.
    - kobject: don't use WARN for registration failures
    - scsi: sd: Defer spinning up drive while SANITIZE is in progress
    - ARM: amba: Make driver_override output consistent with other buses
    - ARM: amba: Fix race condition with driver_override
    - ARM: amba: Don't read past the end of sysfs "driver_override" buffer
    - ASoC: fsl_esai: Fix divisor calculation failure at lower ratio
    - libceph: validate con->state at the top of try_write()
    - x86/ipc: Fix x32 version of shmid64_ds and msqid64_ds
    - x86/smpboot: Don't use mwait_play_dead() on AMD systems
    - serial: mctrl_gpio: export mctrl_gpio_disable_ms and mctrl_gpio_init
    - serial: mctrl_gpio: Add missing module license
    - Linux 4.4.131

  * Xenial update to 4.4.130 stable release (LP: #1768474) // CVE-2017-5715 //
    - SAUCE: s390: print messages for gmb and nobp

  * Xenial update to 4.4.130 stable release (LP: #1768474)
    - cifs: do not allow creating sockets except with SMB1 posix exensions
    - x86/tsc: Prevent 32bit truncation in calc_hpet_ref()
    - perf: Return proper values for user stack errors
    - staging: ion : Donnot wakeup kswapd in ion system alloc
    - r8152: add Linksys USB3GIGV1 id
    - Input: drv260x - fix initializing overdrive voltage
    - ath9k_hw: check if the chip failed to wake up
    - jbd2: fix use after free in kjournald2()
    - Revert "ath10k: send (re)assoc peer command when NSS changed"
    - Revert "UBUNTU: SAU

1770565 [i915_bpo] Fix flickering issue after panel change
1769696 [SRU][Bionic/Artful] fix false positives in W+X checking
1761674 [Ubuntu 16.04] kernel: fix rwlock implementation
1766573 linux \u003c 4.11: unable to use netfilter logging from non-init namespaces
1771439 [LTC Test] Ubuntu 18.04: tm_sigreturn failed on P8 compat mode 16.04.04 guest
1748345 QCA9377 requires more IRAM banks for its new firmware
1752536 i915/kbl_dmc_ver1.bin failed with error -2 package 1.157.17 kernel 4.4.0-116-generic
1768825 Xenial update to 4.4.131 stable release
1768474 Xenial update to 4.4.130 stable release
1768429 Xenial update to 4.4.129 stable release
1763748 Integrated Webcam Realtek Integrated_Webcam_HD (0bda:58f4) not working in DELL XPS 13 9370 with firmware 1.50
1769671 [Xenial] Kernels OOPS when mwifiex is in AP mode
1750038 user space process hung in 'D' state waiting for disk io to complete
1766054 Acer Swift sf314-52 power button not managed
CVE-2018-3639 Speculative Store Bypass
CVE-2017-5715 Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and indirect branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an at
CVE-2017-5753 Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker wi
CVE-2018-8087 Memory leak in the hwsim_new_radio_nl function in drivers/net/wireless/mac80211_hwsim.c in the Linux kernel through 4.15.9 allows local users to caus

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