|CVSS SCORE||5.3, (AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows local attackers to create a denial-of-service condition on affected installations of Linux Kernel. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute high-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the scheduling of events. The issue results from the improper management of a reference count. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to create a denial-of-service condition on the system.
Linux has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Lucas Leong (@_wmliang_) of Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative