AVG-1268 log

Package linux
Status Fixed
Severity Medium
Type denial of service
Affected 5.9.6.arch1-1
Fixed 5.9.7.arch1-1
Current 5.9.11.arch1-1 [testing]
5.9.10.arch1-1 [core]
Ticket None
Created Tue Nov 10 21:26:15 2020
Advisory Pending
Issue Severity Remote Type Description
CVE-2020-25704 Medium No Denial of service
A memory leak has been found in the perf_event_parse_addr_filter function of Linux before 5.9.7, leading to a denial of service.
References
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2020/11/09/1
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tip/tip.git/commit/?id=7bdb157cdebbf95a1cd94ed2e01b338714075d00