F5 Networks BIG-IP : Linux kernel vulnerability (K98102572)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101324
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionRace condition in the rds_sendmsg function in net/rds/sendmsg.c in the Linux kernel before 4.3.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by using a socket that was not properly bound. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-6937. (CVE-2015-7990)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K98102572.