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From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Kees Cook <>
Cc: Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,,,
	Ingo Molnar <>,,,
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] gcc-plugin stackleak for v4.20-rc1
Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2018 11:49:43 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20181024191413.GA24294@beast>

On Wed, Oct 24, 2018 at 12:14 PM Kees Cook <> wrote:
> Please pull this new GCC plugin, stackleak, for v4.20-rc1. This plugin
> was ported from grsecurity by Alexander Popov. It provides efficient
> stack content poisoning at syscall exit. This creates a defense against
> at least two classes of flaws:

I'm still not a huge fan, but I didn't hate it enough not to pull it. So pulled,


      reply	other threads:[~2018-11-01 18:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-10-24 19:14 Kees Cook
2018-11-01 18:49 ` Linus Torvalds [this message]

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