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Old 01-02-2012, 02:46 PM
Stefan Bader
Default ACK/APPLIED: b43 remote DOS

On 22.12.2011 16:06, Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> CVE-2011-3359
> A flaw was found in the b43 driver in the Linux kernel. If
> a system had an active wireless interface that uses the b43
> driver, an attacker able to send a specially-crafted frame to
> that interface could cause a denial of service.
> Fixes for everything but hardy, lucid/fsl-imx51 and maverick/ti-omap4
> have arrived via mainline and stable. lucid/fsl-imx51 is not longer
> supported generally and as the buildds do not contain this hardware is
> moved ignored. Following this email are two patch sets, one for hardy and
> one for maverick/ti-omap4. The hardy patchset contains one pre-requisite
> patch and the main patch is a minor backport. The maverick/ti-omap4
> patch is a simple cherry pick from mainline.
> Proposing for hardy and maverick/ti-omap4.
> -apw
Looks ok to me. Applied and pushed to hardy/master-next and maverick/ti-omap4.

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