Re: [kernel-hardening] 2015 kernel CVEs
From: Jiri Kosina
Date: Thu Jan 21 2016 - 11:03:21 EST
On Wed, 20 Jan 2016, Greg KH wrote:
> Except for those drivers that abuse the HID interface due to the
> decisions the Windows developers made years ago, and are not reall HID
> devices, those should all be done in userspace, just like Windows does.
> Hopefully we have been good in keeping those types of drivers out of the
This has been one of the motivations for creating hidraw interface. So my
hope here is that we're doing reasonably well in this respect.