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Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2022 17:51:21 -0400
From: Demi Marie Obenour <>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Subject: Re: Various Linux Kernel WLAN security issues
 (RCE/DOS) found

On Thu, Oct 13, 2022 at 12:10:54PM +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Security Researcher Soenke Huster from Tu Darmstadt (
> ) emailed SUSE with a buffer overwrite in
> the Linux Kernel mac80211 framework triggered by WLAN frames.
> We delegated the issue to the kernel security folks, and Soenke and
> Johannes Berg from Intel evaluated and worked on this issue.
> During their research they found multiple more problems in the WLAN
> stack, exploitable over the air.
> The patchset has been posted to the netdev list just now and will be
> merged in the next hours/days:

Are these fixes going to be backported to stable?  I did not see
CC: in any of the commit messages.
Demi Marie Obenour (she/her/hers)
Invisible Things Lab

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