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Package "linux"

Name: linux

Description:

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  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.4.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.4.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-163
  • Linux kernel version specific cloud tools for version 4.4.0-163

Latest version: 4.4.0-163.191
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: proposed
Repository: main

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base main 4.4.0-21.37
security main 4.4.0-161.189
updates main 4.4.0-161.189
PPA: Canonical Kernel Team 4.4.0-163.191

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Changelog

Version: 4.4.0-163.191 2019-09-12 11:06:15 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-163.191) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-162.191 -proposed tracker (LP: #1843583)

  * Xenial update: 4.4.187 upstream stable release (LP: #1840081)
    - perf tests: Add valid callback for parse-events test
    - SAUCE: Fix perf test 6: Fix missing kvm module load for s390

1840081 Xenial update: 4.4.187 upstream stable release

Version: *DELETED* 2019-09-05 11:07:18 UTC
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Version: 4.4.0-161.189 2019-08-28 14:07:06 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-161.189) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-161.189 -proposed tracker (LP: #1841544)

  * flock not mediated by 'k' (LP: 1658219)
    - Revert "UBUNTU: SAUCE: apparmor: flock mediation is not being, enforced on
      cache check"

  * Packaging resync (LP: #1786013)
    - [Packaging] resync getabis

Source diff to previous version
1786013 Packaging resync

Version: 4.4.0-160.188 2019-08-15 17:06:32 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-160.188) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-160.188 -proposed tracker (LP: #1840021)

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

  * EeePC 1005px laptop backlight is off after system boot up (LP: #1837117)
    - platform/x86: asus-wmi: Only Tell EC the OS will handle display hotkeys from
      asus_nb_wmi

  * CVE-2019-10638
    - [Config] CONFIG_TEST_HASH=n
    - siphash: add cryptographically secure PRF
    - inet: switch IP ID generator to siphash

  * Stacked onexec transitions fail when under NO NEW PRIVS restrictions
    (LP: #1839037)
    - SAUCE: apparmor: fix nnp subset check failure, when stacking

  * AppArmor onexec transition causes WARN kernel stack trace (LP: #1838627)
    - SAUCE: apparmor: fix audit failures when performing profile transitions

  * flock not mediated by 'k' (LP: #1658219) // Ubuntu 16.04: read access
    incorrectly implies 'm' rule (LP: #1838090)
    - SAUCE: apparmor: flock mediation is not being, enforced on cache check

  * bcache: bch_allocator_thread(): hung task timeout (LP: #1784665) // Tight
    timeout for bcache removal causes spurious failures (LP: #1796292)
    - SAUCE: bcache: fix deadlock in bcache_allocator

  * bcache: bch_allocator_thread(): hung task timeout (LP: #1784665)
    - bcache: improve bcache_reboot()
    - bcache: add journal statistic
    - bcache: fix high CPU occupancy during journal
    - bcache: fix incorrect sysfs output value of strip size
    - bcache: fix error return value in memory shrink
    - bcache: fix using of loop variable in memory shrink
    - bcache: Fix indentation
    - bcache: Add __printf annotation to __bch_check_keys()
    - bcache: Annotate switch fall-through
    - bcache: Fix kernel-doc warnings
    - bcache: Remove an unused variable
    - bcache: Suppress more warnings about set-but-not-used variables
    - bcache: Reduce the number of sparse complaints about lock imbalances
    - bcache: Move couple of functions to sysfs.c

  * CVE-2019-3900
    - vhost: introduce vhost_vq_avail_empty()
    - vhost_net: tx batching
    - vhost_net: do not stall on zerocopy depletion
    - vhost-net: set packet weight of tx polling to 2 * vq size
    - vhost_net: use packet weight for rx handler, too
    - vhost_net: introduce vhost_exceeds_weight()
    - vhost: introduce vhost_exceeds_weight()
    - vhost_net: fix possible infinite loop
    - vhost: scsi: add weight support

  * Xenial: ZFS deadlock in shrinker path with xattrs (LP: #1839521)
    - SAUCE: (noup) Update zfs to 0.6.5.6-0ubuntu28

  * CVE-2019-13648
    - powerpc/tm: Fix oops on sigreturn on systems without TM

  * CVE-2018-20856
    - block: blk_init_allocated_queue() set q->fq as NULL in the fail case

  * CVE-2019-14283
    - floppy: fix out-of-bounds read in copy_buffer

  * CVE-2019-14284
    - floppy: fix div-by-zero in setup_format_params

  * Xenial update: 4.4.186 upstream stable release (LP: #1838467)
    - Input: elantech - enable middle button support on 2 ThinkPads
    - samples, bpf: fix to change the buffer size for read()
    - mac80211: mesh: fix RCU warning
    - dt-bindings: can: mcp251x: add mcp25625 support
    - can: mcp251x: add support for mcp25625
    - Input: imx_keypad - make sure keyboard can always wake up system
    - ARM: davinci: da850-evm: call regulator_has_full_constraints()
    - ARM: davinci: da8xx: specify dma_coherent_mask for lcdc
    - md: fix for divide error in status_resync
    - bnx2x: Check if transceiver implements DDM before access
    - udf: Fix incorrect final NOT_ALLOCATED (hole) extent length
    - x86/ptrace: Fix possible spectre-v1 in ptrace_get_debugreg()
    - x86/tls: Fix possible spectre-v1 in do_get_thread_area()
    - mwifiex: Abort at too short BSS descriptor element
    - fscrypt: don't set policy for a dead directory
    - mwifiex: Don't abort on small, spec-compliant vendor IEs
    - USB: serial: ftdi_sio: add ID for isodebug v1
    - USB: serial: option: add support for GosunCn ME3630 RNDIS mode
    - usb: gadget: ether: Fix race between gether_disconnect and rx_submit
    - usb: renesas_usbhs: add a workaround for a race condition of workqueue
    - staging: comedi: dt282x: fix a null pointer deref on interrupt
    - staging: comedi: amplc_pci230: fix null pointer deref on interrupt
    - carl9170: fix misuse of device driver API
    - VMCI: Fix integer overflow in VMCI handle arrays
    - MIPS: Remove superfluous check for __linux__
    - e1000e: start network tx queue only when link is up
    - perf/core: Fix perf_sample_regs_user() mm check
    - ARM: omap2: remove incorrect __init annotation
    - be2net: fix link failure after ethtool offline test
    - ppp: mppe: Add softdep to arc4
    - sis900: fix TX completion
    - dm verity: use message limit for data block corruption message
    - kvm: x86: avoid warning on repeated KVM_SET_TSS_ADDR
    - ARC: hide unused function unw_hdr_alloc
    - s390: fix stfle zero padding
    - s390/qdio: (re-)initialize tiqdio list entries
    - s390/qdio: don't touch the dsci in tiqdio_add_input_queues()
    - KVM: x86: protect KVM_CREATE_PIT/KVM_CREATE_PIT2 with kvm->lock
    - Linux 4.4.186

 -- Connor Kuehl <email address hidden> Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:54:45 -0700

1786013 Packaging resync
1837117 EeePC 1005px laptop backlight is off after system boot up
1839037 Stacked onexec transitions fail when under NO NEW PRIVS restrictions
1838627 AppArmor onexec transition causes WARN kernel stack trace
1658219 flock not mediated by 'k'
1838090 Ubuntu 16.04: read access incorrectly implies 'm' rule
1784665 bcache: bch_allocator_thread(): hung task timeout
1796292 Tight timeout for bcache removal causes spurious failures
1839521 Xenial: ZFS deadlock in shrinker path with xattrs
1838467 Xenial update: 4.4.186 upstream stable release
CVE-2019-10638 In the Linux kernel before 5.1.7, a device can be tracked by an attacker using the IP ID values the kernel produces for connection-less protocols (e.
CVE-2019-3900 An infinite loop issue was found in the vhost_net kernel module in Linux Kernel up to and including v5.1-rc6, while handling incoming packets in hand
CVE-2019-13648 In the Linux kernel through 5.2.1 on the powerpc platform, when hardware transactional memory is disabled, a local user can cause a denial of service
CVE-2018-20856 An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 4.18.7. In block/blk-core.c, there is an __blk_drain_queue() use-after-free because a certain erro
CVE-2019-14283 In the Linux kernel before 5.2.3, set_geometry in drivers/block/floppy.c does not validate the sect and head fields, as demonstrated by an integer ov
CVE-2019-14284 In the Linux kernel before 5.2.3, drivers/block/floppy.c allows a denial of service by setup_format_params division-by-zero. Two consecutive ioctls c

Version: *DELETED* 2019-08-15 09:07:02 UTC
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