CVE-2019-11139

Priority
Description
Improper conditions check in the voltage modulation interface for some
Intel(R) Xeon(R) Scalable Processors may allow a privileged user to
potentially enable denial of service via local access.
Ubuntu-Description
It was discovered that certain Intel Xeon processors did not properly
restrict access to a voltage modulation interface. A local privileged
attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash).
Notes
tyhicksThis issue only affects processors manufactured by Intel
Kernel changes are not needed to mitigate this issue
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (3.20191112-0ubuntu0.14.04.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (3.20191112-0ubuntu0.16.04.2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (3.20191112-0ubuntu0.18.04.2)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (3.20191115.1ubuntu1)
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Updated: 2020-09-10 06:04:44 UTC (commit 81a23a978c4436cd99e1d040e9e73e9146876281)