[maverick] ARM security cherry-picks

Kees Cook kees.cook at canonical.com
Mon Aug 23 21:08:05 UTC 2010


Hi Tim,

On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 07:46:07AM -0600, Tim Gardner wrote:
> Kees - the ti-omap4 branch is currently based on a 2.6.34 kernel. As
> such, I don't think its quite ready for the CC_STACKPROTECTOR magic.
> We've been promised a 2.6.35 update for this branch, but I'll have
> to get in touch with Eric M about it.

CC_STACKPROTECTOR has existed for a while, but if that's still not okay,
I'm happy to defer to your judgement there. Will you be able to take the
ASLR patches, though, so userspace behavior between all the ARMs match?

Thanks!

-Kees

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Kees Cook
Ubuntu Security Team




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