Linux 5.2 Released

This post is a bit later than usual due to vacation, but Linux v5.2 was released on Sunday, July 7, 2019. The SELinux and audit highlights are below:

SELinux

Audit

type=TIME\_INJOFFSET msg=audit(1530616049.652:13): sec=-16 nsec=124887145

Changes to the NTP parameters will generate a new TIME_ADJNTPVAL record that contains an “op” field indicating the parameter being adjusted, as well as “old” and “new” fields indicating the values of the changed parameter. An example of a TIME_ADJNTPVAL record can be seen below:

type=TIME\_ADJNTPVAL msg=audit(1530616044.507:7): op=status old=64 new=8256