Windows 10: High memory usage / Memory leak caused by Intel driver

  1.    02 Jan 2016 #1

    High memory usage / Memory leak caused by Intel driver


    Hello, I'm running a 64 bit Windows 10 laptop. On idle, the System process is showing a high memory usage of more than 150 MB, usually more than 200 MB. Using poolmon the pooltag SpDN showed up with a memory leak. It leads to the Intel Matrix Storage Manager driver, iaStorV.sys. How should I go about fixing the problem?
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  2.    02 Jan 2016 #2

    Hi,

    Since this is a Intel driver I doubt the WDK can fix it.
    You may try to see if there's a more current version of Intel's RST available for download and see if that fixes the leakage issue.

    Cheers,
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