Re: Backporting of security patches for Intel i40e drivers required?
Ben Hutchings <ben.hutchings@...>
On Wed, 2020-11-11 at 13:18 +0000, masashi.kudo@... wrote:
Hi,They all seemed to involve communication with the owner of a PCIe
Virtual Function (VF). A VF might be assigned to a VM or privileged
process. In Civil Infrastructure systems those should already be
trusted and so the issues don't matter that much.
So far, we had the following AI, but we close this based on the above situation.[...]
Well, I found it quite easy to backport the applicable parts of the
fixes. I already sent them along with some other fixes for the 4.14
and 4.9 branches, and could still do so for 4.4.
Ben Hutchings, Software Developer Codethink Ltd
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