Xenial update: 4.4.184 upstream stable release

Bug #1836667 reported by Khaled El Mously on 2019-07-16
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Bug Description

    SRU Justification

    Impact:
       The upstream process for stable tree updates is quite similar
       in scope to the Ubuntu SRU process, e.g., each patch has to
       demonstrably fix a bug, and each patch is vetted by upstream
       by originating either directly from a mainline/stable Linux tree or
       a minimally backported form of that patch. The following upstream
       stable patches should be included in the Ubuntu kernel:

       4.4.184 upstream stable release
       from git://git.kernel.org/

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
tags: added: kernel-stable-tracking-bug
Khaled El Mously (kmously) wrote :

Applied patches:

* Linux 4.4.184

Khaled El Mously (kmously) wrote :

All patches from this updated were already applied.

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: New → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 4.4.0-159.187

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linux (4.4.0-159.187) xenial; urgency=medium

  * CVE-2019-1125
    - x86/cpufeatures: Carve out CQM features retrieval
    - x86/cpufeatures: Combine word 11 and 12 into a new scattered features word
    - x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations
    - x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations
    - x86/entry/64: Use JMP instead of JMPQ
    - x86/speculation/swapgs: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS

linux (4.4.0-158.186) xenial; urgency=medium

  * xenial/linux: 4.4.0-158.186 -proposed tracker (LP: #1837609)

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

  * ixgbe{vf} - Physical Function gets IRQ when VF checks link state
    (LP: #1836760)
    - ixgbevf: Use cached link state instead of re-reading the value for ethtool

  * CVE-2018-5383
    - crypto: kpp - Key-agreement Protocol Primitives API (KPP)
    - crypto: dh - Add DH software implementation
    - crypto: ecdh - Add ECDH software support
    - crypto: ecdh - make ecdh_shared_secret unique
    - crypto: doc - add KPP documentation
    - crypto: kpp, (ec)dh - fix typos
    - crypto: ecc - remove unused function arguments
    - crypto: ecc - remove unnecessary casts
    - crypto: ecc - rename ecdh_make_pub_key()
    - crypto: ecdh - add privkey generation support
    - crypto: ecc - Fix NULL pointer deref. on no default_rng
    - [Config] CRYPTO_ECDH=m
    - Bluetooth: convert smp and selftest to crypto kpp API
    - crypto: ecdh - add public key verification test

  * Xenial update: 4.4.185 upstream stable release (LP: #1836668)
    - fs/binfmt_flat.c: make load_flat_shared_library() work
    - scsi: vmw_pscsi: Fix use-after-free in pvscsi_queue_lck()
    - tracing: Silence GCC 9 array bounds warning
    - gcc-9: silence 'address-of-packed-member' warning
    - usb: chipidea: udc: workaround for endpoint conflict issue
    - Input: uinput - add compat ioctl number translation for UI_*_FF_UPLOAD
    - apparmor: enforce nullbyte at end of tag string
    - parport: Fix mem leak in parport_register_dev_model
    - parisc: Fix compiler warnings in float emulation code
    - IB/hfi1: Insure freeze_work work_struct is canceled on shutdown
    - MIPS: uprobes: remove set but not used variable 'epc'
    - net: hns: Fix loopback test failed at copper ports
    - sparc: perf: fix updated event period in response to PERF_EVENT_IOC_PERIOD
    - scripts/checkstack.pl: Fix arm64 wrong or unknown architecture
    - scsi: ufs: Check that space was properly alloced in copy_query_response
    - s390/qeth: fix VLAN attribute in bridge_hostnotify udev event
    - hwmon: (pmbus/core) Treat parameters as paged if on multiple pages
    - Btrfs: fix race between readahead and device replace/removal
    - btrfs: start readahead also in seed devices
    - can: flexcan: fix timeout when set small bitrate
    - can: purge socket error queue on sock destruct
    - ARM: imx: cpuidle-imx6sx: Restrict the SW2ISO increase to i.MX6SX
    - Bluetooth: Align minimum encryption key size for LE and BR/EDR connections
    - Bluet...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Po-Hsu Lin (cypressyew) on 2019-10-03
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Invalid
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