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Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2016 21:30:15 +0100
From: Marcel Holtmann <>
To: Andy Lutomirski <>
Cc: Andy Lutomirski <>,
 "David S. Miller" <>,
 X86 ML <>,
 "" <>,
 linux-arch <>,
 Borislav Petkov <>,
 Nadav Amit <>,
 Kees Cook <>,
 Brian Gerst <>,
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 Linus Torvalds <>,
 Josh Poimboeuf <>,
 Jann Horn <>,
 Heiko Carstens <>,
 "Gustavo F. Padovan" <>,
 Johan Hedberg <>,,
 Network Development <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v5 01/32] bluetooth: Switch SMP to crypto_cipher_encrypt_one()

Hi Andy,

>> SMP does ECB crypto on stack buffers.  This is complicated and
>> fragile, and it will not work if the stack is virtually allocated.
>> Switch to the crypto_cipher interface, which is simpler and safer.
> Hi Dave-
> It looks like we're delaying virtually mapped stacks to 4.9.  That
> means that there's time for this to go in through net-next.  Could you
> queue it up?

it is actually already in net-next since we decided to let git handle any potential merge issue.



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