Vigil@nce - FreeBSD: denial of service via Intel Skylake
January 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: FreeBSD.
Consequences: denial of service on server.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 20/12/2018.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can generate a fatal error via Intel Skylake of FreeBSD, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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