Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/CVE-2009-2910
It has been rated as having moderate security impact.
It was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1671.html , https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0046.html and https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1540.html respectively.
This issue is not planned to be fixed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, due to this product being in Production 3 of its maintenance life-cycle, where only qualified security errata of important and critical impact are addressed.
For further information about Errata Support Policy, visit: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/errata/
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel)||RHSA-2009:1671||2009-12-15|
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2009:1540||2009-11-03|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0046||2010-01-19|
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