Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
This issue did not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4, as they do not include support for kernel connectors. Future updates in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG may address this flaw.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0398||2010-05-06|
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2010:0161||2010-03-23|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Sebastian Krahmer for reporting this issue.
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