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Date:   Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:25:22 -0800
From:   Kees Cook <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc:     LKML <>,
        Anil Gurumurthy <>,
        Sudarsana Kalluru <>,
        "James E.J. Bottomley" <>,
        "Martin K. Petersen" <>,
        "" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] scsi/bfa: use designated initializers

On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 12:33 AM, Christoph Hellwig <> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 16, 2016 at 05:05:15PM -0800, Kees Cook wrote:
>> Prepare to mark sensitive kernel structures for randomization by making
>> sure they're using designated initializers. These were identified during
>> allyesconfig builds of x86, arm, and arm64, with most initializer fixes
>> extracted from grsecurity.
> Instead of further bloating the idiotic dispatch table just kill it off
> entirely:

Sounds fine to me! Is this going via your tree?



Kees Cook
Nexus Security

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