StatementRed Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/CVE-2010-0003. This issue has been rated as having moderate security impact. A future update in Red Hat Enterprise MRG may address this flaw. This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and 5 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0146.html and https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0147.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 or 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 version 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0147||2010-03-17|
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2010:0161||2010-03-23|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0146||2010-03-17|