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Package "linux"

Name: linux

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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 buildinfo for version 4.4.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP
  • Linux kernel buildinfo for version 4.4.0 on 32 bit x86 SMP

Latest version: 4.4.0-203.235
Release: xenial (16.04)
Level: security
Repository: main

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base main 4.4.0-21.37
updates main 4.4.0-203.235
proposed main 4.4.0-204.236
PPA: Canonical Kernel Team 4.4.0-204.236

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Changelog

Version: 4.4.0-203.235 2021-02-24 12:06:20 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-203.235) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-203.235 -proposed tracker (LP: #1914140)

  * Ubuntu 16.04 kernel 4.4.0-202 basic commands hanging (LP: #1913853)
    - SAUCE: Revert "mm: check that mm is still valid in madvise()"

Source diff to previous version
1913853 Ubuntu 16.04 kernel 4.4.0-202 basic commands hanging

Version: 4.4.0-201.233 2021-01-27 09:06:20 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-201.233) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-201.233 -proposed tracker (LP: #1911265)

  * Touchpad not detected on ByteSpeed C15B laptop (LP: #1906128)
    - Input: i8042 - add ByteSpeed touchpad to noloop table

  * stack trace in kernel (LP: #1903596)
    - net: napi: remove useless stack trace

  * CVE-2020-27777
    - powerpc/rtas: Restrict RTAS requests from userspace
    - [Config]: Set CONFIG_PPC_RTAS_FILTER

  * Xenial update: v4.4.247 upstream stable release (LP: #1906703)
    - btrfs: tree-checker: Enhance chunk checker to validate chunk profile
    - btrfs: inode: Verify inode mode to avoid NULL pointer dereference
    - HID: cypress: Support Varmilo Keyboards' media hotkeys
    - Input: i8042 - allow insmod to succeed on devices without an i8042
      controller
    - HID: hid-sensor-hub: Fix issue with devices with no report ID
    - x86/xen: don't unbind uninitialized lock_kicker_irq
    - proc: don't allow async path resolution of /proc/self components
    - dmaengine: pl330: _prep_dma_memcpy: Fix wrong burst size
    - scsi: libiscsi: Fix NOP race condition
    - scsi: target: iscsi: Fix cmd abort fabric stop race
    - scsi: ufs: Fix race between shutdown and runtime resume flow
    - bnxt_en: fix error return code in bnxt_init_board()
    - video: hyperv_fb: Fix the cache type when mapping the VRAM
    - bnxt_en: Release PCI regions when DMA mask setup fails during probe.
    - IB/mthca: fix return value of error branch in mthca_init_cq()
    - nfc: s3fwrn5: use signed integer for parsing GPIO numbers
    - efivarfs: revert "fix memory leak in efivarfs_create()"
    - perf probe: Fix to die_entrypc() returns error correctly
    - USB: core: Change %pK for __user pointers to %px
    - x86/speculation: Fix prctl() when spectre_v2_user={seccomp,prctl},ibpb
    - USB: core: add endpoint-blacklist quirk
    - USB: core: Fix regression in Hercules audio card
    - btrfs: fix lockdep splat when reading qgroup config on mount
    - Linux 4.4.247

  * Xenial update: v4.4.246 upstream stable release (LP: #1906700)
    - ah6: fix error return code in ah6_input()
    - atm: nicstar: Unmap DMA on send error
    - net: b44: fix error return code in b44_init_one()
    - net: bridge: add missing counters to ndo_get_stats64 callback
    - netlabel: fix our progress tracking in netlbl_unlabel_staticlist()
    - netlabel: fix an uninitialized warning in netlbl_unlabel_staticlist()
    - net/mlx4_core: Fix init_hca fields offset
    - net: x25: Increase refcnt of "struct x25_neigh" in x25_rx_call_request
    - qlcnic: fix error return code in qlcnic_83xx_restart_hw()
    - sctp: change to hold/put transport for proto_unreach_timer
    - net: usb: qmi_wwan: Set DTR quirk for MR400
    - net: Have netpoll bring-up DSA management interface
    - pinctrl: rockchip: enable gpio pclk for rockchip_gpio_to_irq
    - arm64: psci: Avoid printing in cpu_psci_cpu_die()
    - MIPS: Fix BUILD_ROLLBACK_PROLOGUE for microMIPS
    - Input: adxl34x - clean up a data type in adxl34x_probe()
    - arm: dts: imx6qdl-udoo: fix rgmii phy-mode for ksz9031 phy
    - ARM: dts: imx50-evk: Fix the chip select 1 IOMUX
    - perf lock: Don't free "lock_seq_stat" if read_count isn't zero
    - can: dev: can_restart(): post buffer from the right context
    - can: peak_usb: fix potential integer overflow on shift of a int
    - can: m_can: m_can_handle_state_change(): fix state change
    - MIPS: Alchemy: Fix memleak in alchemy_clk_setup_cpu
    - regulator: ti-abb: Fix array out of bound read access on the first
      transition
    - libfs: fix error cast of negative value in simple_attr_write()
    - ALSA: ctl: fix error path at adding user-defined element set
    - ALSA: mixart: Fix mutex deadlock
    - tty: serial: imx: keep console clocks always on
    - efivarfs: fix memory leak in efivarfs_create()
    - ext4: fix bogus warning in ext4_update_dx_flag()
    - xtensa: disable preemption around cache alias management calls
    - mac80211: minstrel: remove deferred sampling code
    - mac80211: minstrel: fix tx status processing corner case
    - mac80211: allow driver to prevent two stations w/ same address
    - mac80211: free sta in sta_info_insert_finish() on errors
    - s390/cpum_sf.c: fix file permission for cpum_sfb_size
    - x86/microcode/intel: Check patch signature before saving microcode for early
      loading
    - Linux 4.4.246

  * Xenial update: v4.4.245 upstream stable release (LP: #1906698)
    - i2c: imx: Fix external abort on interrupt in exit paths
    - xfs: catch inode allocation state mismatch corruption
    - xfs: validate cached inodes are free when allocated
    - powerpc/8xx: Always fault when _PAGE_ACCESSED is not set
    - Input: sunkbd - avoid use-after-free in teardown paths
    - mac80211: always wind down STA state
    - KVM: x86: clflushopt should be treated as a no-op by emulation
    - Linux 4.4.245

 -- Kelsey Skunberg <email address hidden> Wed, 13 Jan 2021 17:48:34 -0700

Source diff to previous version
1906128 Touchpad not detected on ByteSpeed C15B laptop
1903596 stack trace in kernel
1906703 Xenial update: v4.4.247 upstream stable release
1906700 Xenial update: v4.4.246 upstream stable release
1906698 Xenial update: v4.4.245 upstream stable release
CVE-2020-27777 A flaw was found in the way RTAS handled memory accesses in userspace to kernel communication. On a locked down (usually due to Secure Boot) guest sy

Version: 4.4.0-200.232 2021-01-14 23:07:40 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-200.232) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-200.232 -proposed tracker (LP: #1911151)

  * CVE-2020-28374
    - target: simplify XCOPY wwn->se_dev lookup helper
    - SAUCE: target: fix XCOPY NAA identifier lookup

 -- Kleber Sacilotto de Souza <email address hidden> Wed, 13 Jan 2021 10:30:27 +0100

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2020-28374 In drivers/target/target_core_xcopy.c in the Linux kernel before 5.10. ...

Version: 4.4.0-198.230 2021-01-05 13:06:21 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-198.230) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-198.230 -proposed tracker (LP: #1906052)

  * Xenial update: v4.4.244 upstream stable release (LP: #1904914)
    - ring-buffer: Fix recursion protection transitions between interrupt context
    - gfs2: Wake up when sd_glock_disposal becomes zero
    - mm: mempolicy: fix potential pte_unmap_unlock pte error
    - time: Prevent undefined behaviour in timespec64_to_ns()
    - btrfs: reschedule when cloning lots of extents
    - net: xfrm: fix a race condition during allocing spi
    - perf tools: Add missing swap for ino_generation
    - ALSA: hda: prevent undefined shift in snd_hdac_ext_bus_get_link()
    - can: dev: can_get_echo_skb(): prevent call to kfree_skb() in hard IRQ
      context
    - can: dev: __can_get_echo_skb(): fix real payload length return value for RTR
      frames
    - can: can_create_echo_skb(): fix echo skb generation: always use skb_clone()
    - can: peak_usb: add range checking in decode operations
    - can: peak_usb: peak_usb_get_ts_time(): fix timestamp wrapping
    - Btrfs: fix missing error return if writeback for extent buffer never started
    - i40e: Wrong truncation from u16 to u8
    - i40e: Fix of memory leak and integer truncation in i40e_virtchnl.c
    - ath9k_htc: Use appropriate rs_datalen type
    - usb: gadget: goku_udc: fix potential crashes in probe
    - gfs2: Free rd_bits later in gfs2_clear_rgrpd to fix use-after-free
    - gfs2: check for live vs. read-only file system in gfs2_fitrim
    - drm/amdgpu: perform srbm soft reset always on SDMA resume
    - mac80211: fix use of skb payload instead of header
    - cfg80211: regulatory: Fix inconsistent format argument
    - iommu/amd: Increase interrupt remapping table limit to 512 entries
    - xfs: fix a missing unlock on error in xfs_fs_map_blocks
    - of/address: Fix of_node memory leak in of_dma_is_coherent
    - cosa: Add missing kfree in error path of cosa_write
    - perf: Fix get_recursion_context()
    - ext4: correctly report "not supported" for {usr,grp}jquota when
      !CONFIG_QUOTA
    - ext4: unlock xattr_sem properly in ext4_inline_data_truncate()
    - usb: cdc-acm: Add DISABLE_ECHO for Renesas USB Download mode
    - mei: protect mei_cl_mtu from null dereference
    - ocfs2: initialize ip_next_orphan
    - don't dump the threads that had been already exiting when zapped.
    - drm/gma500: Fix out-of-bounds access to struct drm_device.vblank[]
    - pinctrl: amd: use higher precision for 512 RtcClk
    - pinctrl: amd: fix incorrect way to disable debounce filter
    - swiotlb: fix "x86: Don't panic if can not alloc buffer for swiotlb"
    - IPv6: Set SIT tunnel hard_header_len to zero
    - net/af_iucv: fix null pointer dereference on shutdown
    - net/x25: Fix null-ptr-deref in x25_connect
    - net: Update window_clamp if SOCK_RCVBUF is set
    - random32: make prandom_u32() output unpredictable
    - x86/speculation: Allow IBPB to be conditionally enabled on CPUs with always-
      on STIBP
    - xen/events: avoid removing an event channel while handling it
    - xen/events: add a proper barrier to 2-level uevent unmasking
    - xen/events: fix race in evtchn_fifo_unmask()
    - xen/events: add a new "late EOI" evtchn framework
    - xen/blkback: use lateeoi irq binding
    - xen/netback: use lateeoi irq binding
    - xen/scsiback: use lateeoi irq binding
    - xen/pciback: use lateeoi irq binding
    - xen/events: switch user event channels to lateeoi model
    - xen/events: use a common cpu hotplug hook for event channels
    - xen/events: defer eoi in case of excessive number of events
    - xen/events: block rogue events for some time
    - Revert "kernel/reboot.c: convert simple_strtoul to kstrtoint"
    - reboot: fix overflow parsing reboot cpu number
    - ext4: fix leaking sysfs kobject after failed mount
    - Convert trailing spaces and periods in path components
    - Linux 4.4.244

  * Xenial update: v4.4.243 upstream stable release (LP: #1904904)
    - Linux 4.4.243

  * Xenial update: v4.4.242 upstream stable release (LP: #1903750)
    - SUNRPC: ECONNREFUSED should cause a rebind.
    - scripts/setlocalversion: make git describe output more reliable
    - ravb: Fix bit fields checking in ravb_hwtstamp_get()
    - tipc: fix memory leak caused by tipc_buf_append()
    - mtd: lpddr: Fix bad logic in print_drs_error
    - ata: sata_rcar: Fix DMA boundary mask
    - fscrypt: return -EXDEV for incompatible rename or link into encrypted dir
    - f2fs crypto: avoid unneeded memory allocation in ->readdir
    - powerpc/powernv/smp: Fix spurious DBG() warning
    - sparc64: remove mm_cpumask clearing to fix kthread_use_mm race
    - f2fs: fix to check segment boundary during SIT page readahead
    - um: change sigio_spinlock to a mutex
    - xfs: fix realtime bitmap/summary file truncation when growing rt volume
    - video: fbdev: pvr2fb: initialize variables
    - ath10k: fix VHT NSS calculation when STBC is enabled
    - mmc: via-sdmmc: Fix data race bug
    - printk: reduce LOG_BUF_SHIFT range for H8300
    - kgdb: Make "kgdbcon" work properly with "kgdb_earlycon"
    - USB: adutux: fix debugging
    - drivers/net/wan/hdlc_fr: Correctly handle special skb->protocol values
    - power: supply: test_power: add missing newlines when printing parameters by
      sysfs
    - md/bitmap: md_bitmap_get_counter returns wrong blocks
    - clk: ti: clockdomain: fix static checker warning
    - net: 9p: initialize sun_server.sun_path to have addr's value only when addr
      is valid
    - drivers: watchdog: rdc321x_wdt: Fix race condition bugs
    - ext4: Detect already used quota file early
    - gfs2: add validation checks for size of superblock
    - memory: emif: Remove bogus debugfs error handling
    - ARM: dts: s5pv210: move PMU node out of clock controller
    - ARM: dts: s5pv210: remove dedicated 'audio-subsystem' node
    - md/raid5: fix oops during stripe resizing
    - leds: bcm6328, bcm

Source diff to previous version
1904914 Xenial update: v4.4.244 upstream stable release
1904904 Xenial update: v4.4.243 upstream stable release
1903750 Xenial update: v4.4.242 upstream stable release
1894667 [HP 635] Radeon 6310 brightness control does not work

Version: 4.4.0-197.229 2020-12-01 19:06:19 UTC

  linux (4.4.0-197.229) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-197.229 -proposed tracker (LP: #1905489)

  * sha1_ce and sha2_ce modules no longer load on arm64 (LP: #1905336)
    - SAUCE: Revert "crypto: arm64/sha - avoid non-standard inline asm tricks"

  * Fails to build on powerpc (LP: #1905475)
    - powerpc/uaccess-flush: fix corenet64_smp_defconfig build
    - SAUCE: powerpc/uaccess: only include kup-radix.h on PPC_BOOK3S_64

1905336 sha1_ce and sha2_ce modules no longer load on arm64
1905475 Fails to build on powerpc



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