Denial of service vulnerability in kernel due to memory leak in add_key()
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:26774||Date: (C)2015-09-15 (M)2017-07-11|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with kernel on RHEL 7 and is prone to a denial of service vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to properly handle many add_key system calls that refer to existing keys. Successful exploitation could allow attackers to crash the service.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7|