Kernel panic - not syncing: Hard LOCKUP with exception RIP: vmx_vcpu_run+1950

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  • System crashed with following logs.

    [3538019.599643] NMI watchdog: Watchdog detected hard LOCKUP on cpu 7
    [3538019.599926] Kernel panic - not syncing: Hard LOCKUP
  • System crashed with below Backtrace messages.

      [exception RIP: vmx_vcpu_run+1950]
       RIP: ffffffffc17cc23e  RSP: ffff886d007abcb8  RFLAGS: 00000046
       RAX: 0000000080000200  RBX: ffff886d007a0000  RCX: ffff886d007a0000


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5
  • 3.10.0-693.21.1.el7
  • 3.10.0-862.11.6.el7

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