Linux Kernel = 3.14.2, 3.11-9, 4.0.0-4.0.9, 4.1.1-4.1.10, 4.2.1-4.2.3 Memory Consumption Denial of Service
High Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 802015
SynopsisThe specific kernel version that the client is running is vulnerable to a memory consumption denial of service.
DescriptionLinux Kernel contains a flaw in the Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) subsystem that is triggered during the handling of GEM objects. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to consume memory resources, causing the system to become unresponsive.
SolutionWe are not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.