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F5 Networks: K11186236 (CVE-2019-6974): Linux kernel KVM subsystem vulnerability CVE-2019-6974

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F5 Networks: K11186236 (CVE-2019-6974): Linux kernel KVM subsystem vulnerability CVE-2019-6974

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/15/2019
Created
04/24/2019
Added
04/20/2019
Modified
05/05/2019

Description

In the Linux kernel before 4.20.8, kvm_ioctl_create_device in virt/kvm/kvm_main.c mishandles reference counting because of a race condition, leading to a use-after-free.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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