Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2016 11:47:52 +0200 From: Andreas Stieger <astieger@...e.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request: Linux kernel mbcache lock contention denial of service. On 09/05/2016 03:57 PM, Greg KH wrote: > On Mon, Aug 22, 2016 at 03:28:51PM +1000, Wade Mealing wrote: >> [...] >> Upstream has replaced the mbcache code with an updated version which >> was not a patch but a clear-cut reimplementation of the code, no >> single diff >> [...] >> ± git tag --contains be0726d33cb8f411945884664924bed3cb8c70ee >> v4.6 > That commit is for only the ext2 filesystem, how would it fix an issue > in ext4? commit f9a61eb4e2471c56a63cd804c7474128138c38ac mbcache2: reimplement mbcache commit 82939d7999dfc1f1998c4b1c12e2f19edbdff272 ext4: convert to mbcache2 commit be0726d33cb8f411945884664924bed3cb8c70ee ext2: convert to mbcache2 Andreas -- Andreas Stieger <astieger@...e.com> Project Manager Security SUSE Linux GmbH, GF: Felix Imendörffer, Jane Smithard, Graham Norton, HRB 21284 (AG Nürnberg) [ CONTENT OF TYPE application/pgp-signature SKIPPED ]
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.
Powered by Openwall GNU/*/Linux - Powered by OpenVZ