linux: 4.8.0-28.30 -proposed tracker

Bug #1641083 reported by Luis Henriques on 2016-11-11
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Kernel SRU Workflow
Medium
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Automated-testing
Medium
Canonical Kernel Team
Certification-testing
Medium
Pierre Equoy
Prepare-package
Medium
Luis Henriques
Prepare-package-meta
Medium
Luis Henriques
Prepare-package-signed
Medium
Luis Henriques
Promote-to-proposed
Medium
Steve Langasek
Promote-to-security
Medium
Steve Langasek
Promote-to-updates
Medium
Steve Langasek
Regression-testing
Medium
Po-Hsu Lin
Security-signoff
Medium
Steve Beattie
Upload-to-ppa-dnu
Medium
Unassigned
Verification-testing
Medium
Canonical Kernel Team
linux (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Yakkety
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

This bug is for tracking the 4.8.0-28.30 upload package. This bug will contain status and testing results related to that upload.

For an explanation of the tasks and the associated workflow see: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/kernel-sru-workflow

-- swm properties --
boot-testing-requested: true
derivative-trackers-created: true
phase: Released
proposed-announcement-sent: true
proposed-testing-requested: true

CVE References

Luis Henriques (henrix) on 2016-11-11
tags: added: kernel-release-tracking-bug
tags: added: block-proposed
tags: added: block-proposed-yakkety
tags: added: yakkety
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Yakkety):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in kernel-sru-workflow:
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Yakkety):
importance: Undecided → Medium

It was not possible to create or handle the tracking bugs for the following packages (their tracking bugs based on this update must be handled manually):
linux-lts-yakkety (16.04.1)

description: updated
description: updated
Brad Figg (brad-figg) on 2016-11-12
description: updated
description: updated
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Pierre Equoy (pieq) wrote :

Hardware Certification have begun testing this -proposed kernel.

Pierre Equoy (pieq) wrote :

Hardware Certification have completed testing this -proposed kernel. No regressions were observed, results are available here: http://people.canonical.com/~hwcert/sru-testing/yakkety/4.8.0-28.30/yakkety-proposed-frozen.html

tags: added: certification-testing-passed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 4.8.0-28.30

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linux (4.8.0-28.30) yakkety; urgency=low

  [ Luis Henriques ]

  * Release Tracking Bug
    - LP: #1641083

  * lxc-attach to malicious container allows access to host (LP: #1639345)
    - Revert "UBUNTU: SAUCE: (noup) ptrace: being capable wrt a process requires
      mapped uids/gids"
    - (upstream) mm: Add a user_ns owner to mm_struct and fix ptrace permission
      checks

  * [Feature] AVX-512 new instruction sets (avx512_4vnniw, avx512_4fmaps)
    (LP: #1637526)
    - x86/cpufeature: Add AVX512_4VNNIW and AVX512_4FMAPS features

  * zfs: importing zpool with vdev on zvol hangs kernel (LP: #1636517)
    - SAUCE: (noup) Update zfs to 0.6.5.8-0ubuntu4.1

  * Move some device drivers build from kernel built-in to modules
    (LP: #1637303)
    - [Config] CONFIG_TIGON3=m for all arches
    - [Config] CONFIG_VIRTIO_BLK=m, CONFIG_VIRTIO_NET=m

  * I2C touchpad does not work on AMD platform (LP: #1612006)
    - pinctrl/amd: Configure GPIO register using BIOS settings

  * guest experiencing Transmit Timeouts on CX4 (LP: #1636330)
    - powerpc/64: Re-fix race condition between going idle and entering guest
    - powerpc/64: Fix race condition in setting lock bit in idle/wakeup code

  * QEMU throws failure msg while booting guest with SRIOV VF (LP: #1630554)
    - KVM: PPC: Always select KVM_VFIO, plus Makefile cleanup

  * [Feature] KBL - New device ID for Kabypoint(KbP) (LP: #1591618)
    - SAUCE: mfd: lpss: Fix Intel Kaby Lake PCH-H properties

  * hio: SSD data corruption under stress test (LP: #1638700)
    - SAUCE: hio: set bi_error field to signal an I/O error on a BIO
    - SAUCE: hio: splitting bio in the entry of .make_request_fn

  * cleanup primary tree for linux-hwe layering issues (LP: #1637473)
    - [Config] switch Vcs-Git: to yakkety repository
    - [Packaging] handle both linux-lts* and linux-hwe* as backports
    - [Config] linux-tools-common and linux-cloud-tools-common are one per series
    - [Config] linux-source-* is in the primary linux namespace
    - [Config] linux-tools -- always suggest the base package

  * SRU: sync zfsutils-linux and spl-linux changes to linux (LP: #1635656)
    - SAUCE: (noup) Update spl to 0.6.5.8-2, zfs to 0.6.5.8-0ubuntu4 (LP:
      #1635656)

  * [Feature] SKX: perf uncore PMU support (LP: #1591810)
    - perf/x86/intel/uncore: Add Skylake server uncore support
    - perf/x86/intel/uncore: Remove hard-coded implementation for Node ID mapping
      location
    - perf/x86/intel/uncore: Handle non-standard counter offset

  * [Feature] Purley: Memory Protection Keys (LP: #1591804)
    - x86/pkeys: Add fault handling for PF_PK page fault bit
    - mm: Implement new pkey_mprotect() system call
    - x86/pkeys: Make mprotect_key() mask off additional vm_flags
    - x86/pkeys: Allocation/free syscalls
    - x86: Wire up protection keys system calls
    - generic syscalls: Wire up memory protection keys syscalls
    - pkeys: Add details of system call use to Documentation/
    - x86/pkeys: Default to a restrictive init PKRU
    - x86/pkeys: Allow configuration of init_pkru
    - x86/pkeys: Add self-tests

  * kernel invalid ...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Yakkety):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for linux has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

The package has been published and the bug is being set to Fix Released

Changed in kernel-sru-workflow:
status: In Progress → Fix Released
description: updated
description: updated
Brad Figg (brad-figg) on 2016-11-30
Changed in kernel-sru-workflow:
status: Fix Released → In Progress
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package linux - 4.8.0-30.32

---------------
linux (4.8.0-30.32) yakkety; urgency=low

  * CVE-2016-8655 (LP: #1646318)
    - packet: fix race condition in packet_set_ring

 -- Brad Figg <email address hidden> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:02:53 -0800

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Invalid → Fix Released
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