ILOM Out-of-Memory due to Nessus security scan

(Doc ID 2391782.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2018

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1B - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T4-1 - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T3-1 - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T3-2 - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T3-4 - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ILOM is hung & must be restarted via the Serial Management port or the chassis/blade must be powercycled/reseated.

Servers contain the following message in the event log:
  984    Sun Jun 23 10:59:32 2017  System    Log       critical      System restarted due to Out-Of-Memory condition.

CMMs will see the following problems with blades:
  2017-12-27/13:46:16 257f8e85-21cc-623c-f6a4-c5825e8dc09c SPX86-8000-1D Critical Chassis Device Failure
  2018-02-05/07:33:29 ereport.fs.dir.coredump-full@/CH/CMM/SP

Cause

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