The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Unspecified vulnerability in gzip 1.3.5 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted GZIP (gz) archive, which results in a NULL dereference.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||September 19, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||September 19, 2006|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||September 19, 2006|
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