USN-766-1 -- acpid vulnerability
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:700391||Date: (C)2011-05-13 (M)2017-11-27|
|Class: PATCH||Family: unix|
It was discovered that acpid did not properly handle a large number of connections. A local user could exploit this and monopolize CPU resources, leading to a denial of service.