Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=220595
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
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 3 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||2006-09-19|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||2006-09-19|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (gzip)||RHSA-2006:0667||2006-09-19|