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  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-142
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-142
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-142
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Latest version: 4.4.0-142.168
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: main

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Changelog

Version: 4.4.0-142.168 2019-01-17 13:06:30 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-142.168) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-142.168 -proposed tracker (LP: #1811846)

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

  * iptables connlimit allows more connections than the limit when using
    multiple CPUs (LP: #1811094)
    - netfilter: xt_connlimit: don't store address in the conn nodes
    - SAUCE: netfilter: xt_connlimit: remove the 'addr' parameter in add_hlist()
    - netfilter: nf_conncount: expose connection list interface
    - netfilter: nf_conncount: Fix garbage collection with zones
    - netfilter: nf_conncount: fix garbage collection confirm race
    - netfilter: nf_conncount: don't skip eviction when age is negative

  * CVE-2017-5715
    - SAUCE: x86/speculation: Cleanup IBPB runtime control handling
    - SAUCE: x86/speculation: Cleanup IBRS runtime control handling
    - SAUCE: x86/speculation: Use x86_spec_ctrl_base in entry/exit code
    - SAUCE: x86/speculation: Move RSB_CTXSW hunk

  * Xenial update: 4.4.167 upstream stable release (LP: #1811077)
    - media: em28xx: Fix use-after-free when disconnecting
    - Revert "wlcore: Add missing PM call for
      wlcore_cmd_wait_for_event_or_timeout()"
    - rapidio/rionet: do not free skb before reading its length
    - s390/qeth: fix length check in SNMP processing
    - usbnet: ipheth: fix potential recvmsg bug and recvmsg bug 2
    - kvm: mmu: Fix race in emulated page table writes
    - xtensa: enable coprocessors that are being flushed
    - xtensa: fix coprocessor context offset definitions
    - Btrfs: ensure path name is null terminated at btrfs_control_ioctl
    - ALSA: wss: Fix invalid snd_free_pages() at error path
    - ALSA: ac97: Fix incorrect bit shift at AC97-SPSA control write
    - ALSA: control: Fix race between adding and removing a user element
    - ALSA: sparc: Fix invalid snd_free_pages() at error path
    - ext2: fix potential use after free
    - dmaengine: at_hdmac: fix memory leak in at_dma_xlate()
    - dmaengine: at_hdmac: fix module unloading
    - btrfs: release metadata before running delayed refs
    - USB: usb-storage: Add new IDs to ums-realtek
    - usb: core: quirks: add RESET_RESUME quirk for Cherry G230 Stream series
    - misc: mic/scif: fix copy-paste error in scif_create_remote_lookup
    - Kbuild: suppress packed-not-aligned warning for default setting only
    - exec: avoid gcc-8 warning for get_task_comm
    - disable stringop truncation warnings for now
    - kobject: Replace strncpy with memcpy
    - unifdef: use memcpy instead of strncpy
    - kernfs: Replace strncpy with memcpy
    - ip_tunnel: Fix name string concatenate in __ip_tunnel_create()
    - drm: gma500: fix logic error
    - scsi: bfa: convert to strlcpy/strlcat
    - staging: rts5208: fix gcc-8 logic error warning
    - kdb: use memmove instead of overlapping memcpy
    - iser: set sector for ambiguous mr status errors
    - uprobes: Fix handle_swbp() vs. unregister() + register() race once more
    - MIPS: ralink: Fix mt7620 nd_sd pinmux
    - mips: fix mips_get_syscall_arg o32 check
    - drm/ast: Fix incorrect free on ioregs
    - scsi: scsi_devinfo: cleanly zero-pad devinfo strings
    - ALSA: trident: Suppress gcc string warning
    - scsi: csiostor: Avoid content leaks and casts
    - kgdboc: Fix restrict error
    - kgdboc: Fix warning with module build
    - leds: call led_pwm_set() in leds-pwm to enforce default LED_OFF
    - leds: turn off the LED and wait for completion on unregistering LED class
      device
    - leds: leds-gpio: Fix return value check in create_gpio_led()
    - Input: xpad - quirk all PDP Xbox One gamepads
    - Input: matrix_keypad - check for errors from of_get_named_gpio()
    - Input: elan_i2c - add ELAN0620 to the ACPI table
    - Input: elan_i2c - add ACPI ID for Lenovo IdeaPad 330-15ARR
    - Input: elan_i2c - add support for ELAN0621 touchpad
    - btrfs: Always try all copies when reading extent buffers
    - Btrfs: fix use-after-free when dumping free space
    - ARC: change defconfig defaults to ARCv2
    - arc: [devboards] Add support of NFSv3 ACL
    - mm: cleancache: fix corruption on missed inode invalidation
    - usb: gadget: dummy: fix nonsensical comparisons
    - iommu/vt-d: Fix NULL pointer dereference in prq_event_thread()
    - iommu/ipmmu-vmsa: Fix crash on early domain free
    - can: rcar_can: Fix erroneous registration
    - batman-adv: Expand merged fragment buffer for full packet
    - bnx2x: Assign unique DMAE channel number for FW DMAE transactions.
    - qed: Fix PTT leak in qed_drain()
    - qed: Fix reading wrong value in loop condition
    - net/mlx4_core: Zero out lkey field in SW2HW_MPT fw command
    - net/mlx4_core: Fix uninitialized variable compilation warning
    - net/mlx4: Fix UBSAN warning of signed integer overflow
    - net: faraday: ftmac100: remove netif_running(netdev) check before disabling
      interrupts
    - iommu/vt-d: Use memunmap to free memremap
    - net: amd: add missing of_node_put()
    - usb: quirk: add no-LPM quirk on SanDisk Ultra Flair device
    - usb: appledisplay: Add 27" Apple Cinema Display
    - USB: check usb_get_extra_descriptor for proper size
    - ALSA: usb-audio: Fix UAF decrement if card has no live interfaces in card.c
    - ALSA: hda: Add support for AMD Stoney Ridge
    - ALSA: pcm: Fix starvation on down_write_nonblock()
    - ALSA: pcm: Call snd_pcm_unlink() conditionally at closing
    - ALSA: pcm: Fix interval evaluation with openmin/max
    - virtio/s390: avoid race on vcdev->config
    - virtio/s390: fix race in ccw_io_helper()
    - SUNRPC: Fix leak of krb5p encode pages
    - xhci: Prevent U1/U2 link pm states if exit latency is too long
    - Staging: lustre: remove two build warnings
    - cifs: Fix separator when building path from dentry
    - tty: serial: 8250_mtk: always resume the device in probe.
    - kgdboc: fix KASAN global-out-of-bounds bug in param_set_kgdboc_var()
    - mac80211_hwsim: Timer should be initi

1786013 Packaging resync
1811094 iptables connlimit allows more connections than the limit when using multiple CPUs
1811077 Xenial update: 4.4.167 upstream stable release
1809699 cpu-hotplug test in ubuntu_kernel_selftest always return 0 on Xenial
1810328 iommu - need to effectively disable iommu if \
1791758 ldisc crash on reopened tty
1810967 Xenial update: 4.4.166 upstream stable release
1810958 Xenial update: 4.4.165 upstream stable release
1810947 Xenial update: 4.4.164 upstream stable release
1810807 Xenial update: 4.4.163 upstream stable release
1807393 nvme - Polling on timeout
1802421 Xenial: data corruption when using i40e with iommu
1806818 Fix Intel I210 doesn't work when ethernet cable gets plugged
CVE-2017-5715 Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and indirect branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an at
CVE-2018-19407 The vcpu_scan_ioapic function in arch/x86/kvm/x86.c in the Linux kernel through 4.19.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
CVE-2000-1134 Multiple shell programs on various Unix systems, including (1) tcsh, (2) csh, (3) sh, and (4) bash, follow symlinks when processing << redirects (aka
CVE-2007-3852 The init script (sysstat.in) in sysstat 5.1.2 up to 7.1.6 creates /tmp/sysstat.run insecurely, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code.
CVE-2008-0525 PatchLink Update client for Unix, as used by Novell ZENworks Patch Management Update Agent for Linux/Unix/Mac (LUM) 6.2094 through 6.4102 and other p
CVE-2009-0416 The SSL certificate setup program (genSslCert.sh) in Standards Based Linux Instrumentation for Manageability (SBLIM) sblim-sfcb 1.3.2 allows local us
CVE-2011-4834 The GetInstalledPackages function in the configuration tool in HP Application Lifestyle Management (ALM) 11 on AIX, HP-UX, and Solaris allows local u
CVE-2015-1838 modules/serverdensity_device.py in SaltStack before 2014.7.4 does not properly handle files in /tmp.
CVE-2015-7442 consoleinst.sh in IBM Installation Manager before 1.7.4.4 and 1.8.x before 1.8.4 and Packaging Utility before 1.7.4.4 and 1.8.x before 1.8.4 allows l
CVE-2016-7489 Teradata Virtual Machine Community Edition v15.10's perl script /opt/teradata/gsctools/bin/t2a.pl creates files in /tmp in an insecure manner, this m

Version: *DELETED* 2019-01-07 09:06:26 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 4.4.0-141.167 2018-12-06 10:07:10 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-141.167) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-141.167 -proposed tracker (LP: #1806569)

  * Redpine: firmware assert upon assoc timeout (LP: #1804360)
    - SAUCE: Redpine: fix for firmware assert upon assoc timeout

  * CVE-2018-12896
    - posix-timers: Sanitize overrun handling

  * CVE-2017-5753
    - ALSA: opl3: Hardening for potential Spectre v1
    - ALSA: asihpi: Hardening for potential Spectre v1
    - ALSA: hdspm: Hardening for potential Spectre v1
    - ALSA: rme9652: Hardening for potential Spectre v1
    - ALSA: control: Hardening for potential Spectre v1
    - usbip: vhci_sysfs: fix potential Spectre v1
    - libahci: Fix possible Spectre-v1 pmp indexing in ahci_led_store()

  * CVE-2018-18710
    - cdrom: fix improper type cast, which can leat to information leak.

  * CVE-2018-18690
    - xfs: don't fail when converting shortform attr to long form during
      ATTR_REPLACE

  * CVE-2017-18174
    - pinctrl: Add devm_ apis for pinctrl_{register, unregister}
    - pinctrl: amd: Use devm_pinctrl_register() for pinctrl registration

 -- Khalid Elmously <email address hidden> Wed, 05 Dec 2018 06:11:33 +0000

1804360 Redpine: firmware assert upon assoc timeout
CVE-2018-12896 An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 4.17.3. An Integer Overflow in kernel/time/posix-timers.c in the POSIX timer code is caused by th
CVE-2017-5753 Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker wi
CVE-2018-18710 An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 4.19. An information leak in cdrom_ioctl_select_disc in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c could be used by lo
CVE-2018-18690 In the Linux kernel before 4.17, a local attacker able to set attributes on an xfs filesystem could make this filesystem non-operational until the ne
CVE-2017-18174 In the Linux kernel before 4.7, the amd_gpio_remove function in drivers/pinctrl/pinctrl-amd.c calls the pinctrl_unregister function, leading to a dou

Version: *DELETED* 2018-12-04 11:06:56 UTC
No changelog for deleted or moved packages.

Version: 4.4.0-140.166 2018-11-15 19:06:48 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-140.166) xenial; urgency=medium

  * linux: 4.4.0-140.166 -proposed tracker (LP: #1802776)

  * Bypass of mount visibility through userns + mount propagation (LP: #1789161)
    - mount: Retest MNT_LOCKED in do_umount
    - mount: Don't allow copying MNT_UNBINDABLE|MNT_LOCKED mounts

  * kdump fail due to an IRQ storm (LP: #1797990)
    - SAUCE: x86/PCI: Export find_cap() to be used in early PCI code
    - SAUCE: x86/quirks: Add parameter to clear MSIs early on boot
    - SAUCE: x86/quirks: Scan all busses for early PCI quirks

  * crash in ENA driver on removing an interface (LP: #1802341)
    - SAUCE: net: ena: fix crash during ena_remove()

  * xenial guest on arm64 drops to busybox under openstack bionic-rocky
    (LP: #1797092)
    - [Config] CONFIG_PCI_ECAM=y
    - PCI: Provide common functions for ECAM mapping
    - PCI: generic, thunder: Use generic ECAM API
    - PCI, of: Move PCI I/O space management to PCI core code
    - PCI: Move ecam.h to linux/include/pci-ecam.h
    - PCI: Add parent device field to ECAM struct pci_config_window
    - PCI: Add pci_unmap_iospace() to unmap I/O resources
    - PCI/ACPI: Support I/O resources when parsing host bridge resources
    - [Config] CONFIG_ACPI_MCFG=y
    - PCI/ACPI: Add generic MCFG table handling
    - PCI: Refactor pci_bus_assign_domain_nr() for CONFIG_PCI_DOMAINS_GENERIC
    - PCI: Factor DT-specific pci_bus_find_domain_nr() code out
    - ARM64: PCI: Add acpi_pci_bus_find_domain_nr()
    - ARM64: PCI: ACPI support for legacy IRQs parsing and consolidation with DT
      code
    - ARM64: PCI: Support ACPI-based PCI host controller

  * [GLK/CLX] Enhanced IBRS (LP: #1786139)
    - x86/speculation: Remove SPECTRE_V2_IBRS in enum spectre_v2_mitigation
    - x86/speculation: Support Enhanced IBRS on future CPUs

  * Update ENA driver to version 2.0.1K (LP: #1798182)
    - net: ena: remove ndo_poll_controller
    - net: ena: fix warning in rmmod caused by double iounmap
    - net: ena: fix rare bug when failed restart/resume is followed by driver
      removal
    - net: ena: fix NULL dereference due to untimely napi initialization
    - net: ena: fix auto casting to boolean
    - net: ena: minor performance improvement
    - net: ena: complete host info to match latest ENA spec
    - net: ena: introduce Low Latency Queues data structures according to ENA spec
    - net: ena: add functions for handling Low Latency Queues in ena_com
    - net: ena: add functions for handling Low Latency Queues in ena_netdev
    - net: ena: use CSUM_CHECKED device indication to report skb's checksum status
    - net: ena: explicit casting and initialization, and clearer error handling
    - net: ena: limit refill Rx threshold to 256 to avoid latency issues
    - net: ena: change rx copybreak default to reduce kernel memory pressure
    - net: ena: remove redundant parameter in ena_com_admin_init()
    - net: ena: update driver version to 2.0.1
    - net: ena: fix indentations in ena_defs for better readability
    - net: ena: Fix Kconfig dependency on X86
    - net: ena: enable Low Latency Queues
    - net: ena: fix compilation error in xtensa architecture

  * Xenial update: 4.4.162 upstream stable release (LP: #1801900)
    - ASoC: wm8804: Add ACPI support
    - ASoC: sigmadsp: safeload should not have lower byte limit
    - selftests/efivarfs: add required kernel configs
    - mfd: omap-usb-host: Fix dts probe of children
    - sound: enable interrupt after dma buffer initialization
    - stmmac: fix valid numbers of unicast filter entries
    - net: macb: disable scatter-gather for macb on sama5d3
    - ARM: dts: at91: add new compatibility string for macb on sama5d3
    - drm/amdgpu: Fix SDMA HQD destroy error on gfx_v7
    - ext4: add corruption check in ext4_xattr_set_entry()
    - mm/vmstat.c: fix outdated vmstat_text
    - mach64: detect the dot clock divider correctly on sparc
    - perf script python: Fix export-to-postgresql.py occasional failure
    - i2c: i2c-scmi: fix for i2c_smbus_write_block_data
    - xhci: Don't print a warning when setting link state for disabled ports
    - jffs2: return -ERANGE when xattr buffer is too small
    - bnxt_en: Fix TX timeout during netpoll.
    - bonding: avoid possible dead-lock
    - ip6_tunnel: be careful when accessing the inner header
    - ip_tunnel: be careful when accessing the inner header
    - ipv4: fix use-after-free in ip_cmsg_recv_dstaddr()
    - net: ipv4: update fnhe_pmtu when first hop's MTU changes
    - net/ipv6: Display all addresses in output of /proc/net/if_inet6
    - netlabel: check for IPV4MASK in addrinfo_get
    - net/usb: cancel pending work when unbinding smsc75xx
    - qlcnic: fix Tx descriptor corruption on 82xx devices
    - team: Forbid enslaving team device to itself
    - net: mvpp2: Extract the correct ethtype from the skb for tx csum offload
    - net: systemport: Fix wake-up interrupt race during resume
    - rtnl: limit IFLA_NUM_TX_QUEUES and IFLA_NUM_RX_QUEUES to 4096
    - KVM: x86: remove eager_fpu field of struct kvm_vcpu_arch
    - x86/fpu: Remove use_eager_fpu()
    - x86/fpu: Remove struct fpu::counter
    - x86/fpu: Finish excising 'eagerfpu'
    - media: af9035: prevent buffer overflow on write
    - clocksource/drivers/ti-32k: Add CLOCK_SOURCE_SUSPEND_NONSTOP flag for non-
      am43 SoCs
    - Input: atakbd - fix Atari keymap
    - Input: atakbd - fix Atari CapsLock behaviour
    - net/mlx4: Use cpumask_available for eq->affinity_mask
    - powerpc/tm: Fix userspace r13 corruption
    - powerpc/tm: Avoid possible userspace r1 corruption on reclaim
    - ARC: build: Get rid of toolchain check
    - usb: gadget: serial: fix oops when data rx'd after close
    - HV: properly delay KVP packets when negotiation is in progress
    - Linux 4.4.162

  * Xenial update: 4.4.161 upstream stable release (LP: #1801893)
    - mm/vmstat.c: skip NR_TLB_REMOTE_FLUSH* properly
    - fbdev/omapfb: fix omapfb_memory_read infoleak
    - x86/vdso: Fix asm co

1789161 Bypass of mount visibility through userns + mount propagation
1797990 kdump fail due to an IRQ storm
1797092 xenial guest on arm64 drops to busybox under openstack bionic-rocky
1786139 [GLK/CLX] Enhanced IBRS
1798182 Update ENA driver to version 2.0.1K
1801900 Xenial update: 4.4.162 upstream stable release
1801893 Xenial update: 4.4.161 upstream stable release
1793451 mlock203 test in ubuntu_ltp_syscalls failed with Xenial kernel
1786729 execveat03 in ubuntu_ltp_syscalls failed on X/B
1800639 [Ubuntu] net/af_iucv: fix skb leaks for HiperTransport
1801878 NULL pointer dereference at 0000000000000020 when access dst_orig-\u003eops-\u003efamily in function xfrm_lookup_with_ifid()
1800641 [Ubuntu] qeth: Fix potential array overrun in cmd/rc lookup
1786013 Packaging resync



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