F5 Networks BIG-IP : Linux kernel vulnerability (K31300371)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91694
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe ipc_rcu_putref function in ipc/util.c in the Linux kernel before 3.10 does not properly manage a reference count, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or system crash) via a crafted application. (CVE-2013-4483)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K31300371.