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To: Nathan Chancellor <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net: ethernet: ti: Fix return type of netcp_ndo_start_xmit()
Date: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 05:00:27 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Wed,  2 Nov 2022 09:09:33 -0700 you wrote:
> With clang's kernel control flow integrity (kCFI, CONFIG_CFI_CLANG),
> indirect call targets are validated against the expected function
> pointer prototype to make sure the call target is valid to help mitigate
> ROP attacks. If they are not identical, there is a failure at run time,
> which manifests as either a kernel panic or thread getting killed. A
> proposed warning in clang aims to catch these at compile time, which
> reveals:
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - net: ethernet: ti: Fix return type of netcp_ndo_start_xmit()

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      parent reply	other threads:[~2022-11-04  5:00 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-11-02 16:09 [PATCH] net: ethernet: ti: Fix return type of netcp_ndo_start_xmit() Nathan Chancellor
2022-11-02 19:08 ` Kees Cook
2022-11-04  5:00 ` patchwork-bot+netdevbpf [this message]

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