Re: [PATCH v6 10/18] x86/power/64: Remove VLA usage

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


On Wednesday, July 25, 2018 8:01:47 PM CEST Kees Cook wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 4:32 AM, Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 6:49 PM, Kees Cook <keescook@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> In the quest to remove all stack VLA usage from the kernel[1], this
> >> removes the discouraged use of AHASH_REQUEST_ON_STACK by switching to
> >> shash directly and allocating the descriptor in heap memory (which should
> >> be fine: the tfm has already been allocated there too).
> >>
> >> [1]
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Acked-by: Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx>
> >
> > I think I can queue this up if there are no objections from others.
> >
> > Do you want me to do that?
> Sure thing. It looks like the other stand-alone patches like this one
> are getting taken into the non-crypto trees, so that's fine.

Applied now, thanks!

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ppp" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at

[Index of Archives]     [Linux Audio Users]     [Linux for Hams]     [Kernel Newbies]     [Security]     [Netfilter]     [Bugtraq]     [Yosemite News]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux Security]     [Linux RAID]     [Samba]     [Video 4 Linux]     [Fedora Users]

  Powered by Linux