A flaw was found in the Linux kernel in versions before 4.1 on arm64 platforms allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (invalid pointer dereference) via vectors involving events that are mishandled during a span of multiple HW PMUs.
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1383393]
This issue does not affect the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. 6, 7 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG-2 as the code with the flaw is not present in the products listed.