Deferred-free or Redzoned Memory Read Error After Installing SCSP Agent

Article:TECH180372  |  Created: 2012-01-31  |  Updated: 2012-09-12  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH180372
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Issue



When the AIX MODS (Memory Overlay Detection System) is enabled, a deferred-free or redzoned memory read error is logged in the AIX system error log after installing the SCSP agent and rebooting the system.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no other symtoms associated with this issue and performance has not been seen to be effected by this.

 


Error



A Deferred-free or redzoned memory read error in the AIX system error log:

ERROR SEEN IN ERRPT LOGS:
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
LABEL: XM_READ_FREE
IDENTIFIER: 12BE914E

Date/Time: Wed Oct 26 14:10:10 MDT 2011
Sequence Number: 3834
Machine Id: xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Node Id: xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Class: S
Type: INFO
WPAR: Global
Resource Name: SYSALLOC
Description
Deferred-free or redzoned memory read
Probable Causes
LOADABLE SOFTWARE MODULE
SOFTWARE DEVICE DRIVER
OPERATING SYSTEM
Failure Causes
MEMORY ALLOCATION ERROR
Recommended Actions
PERFORM PROBLEM DETERMINATION PROCEDURES
CONTACT YOUR LOCAL IBM SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
Detail Data
Stack Trace
SetProcessCreds__FP7Process+13C
SetProcessCreds__FP7Process+FC
GetProcess__Fl+C4
GetProcess__Fv+14
ProcessNewId__Fv+78
seteuid+178
[3850]
-errSTKfrm-
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

 


Environment



Affected Operating System: AIX 5.3 / 6.1
Symantec Critical System Protection version: 5.2.5 and newer
 


Solution



This issue has been resolved in SCSP Agent 5.2.8 MP3

www.symantec.com/docs/TECH180370


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