Linux kernel built with the VirtIO GPU driver(CONFIG_DRM_VIRTIO_GPU) support
is vulnerable to a memory leakage issue. It could occur while creating a virtio
gpu object in virtio_gpu_object_create().
A user/process could use this flaw to leak host kernel memory potentially
resulting in DoS.
Name: Li Qiang (Qihoo 360 Gear Team)
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1468024]
This issue does not affect the versions of the kernel package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.
This issue affects the version of Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
This has been rated as having Low security impact and is not currently
planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer
to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle:
kernel-4.11.10-100.fc24 has been pushed to the Fedora 24 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
kernel-4.11.10-200.fc25 has been pushed to the Fedora 25 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.