This issue did not affect the version of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 as it did not include upstream commit be84c7f6 (history repository) that introduced the problem. A future kernel update in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG will address this issue.
CVSS v2 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).
Red Hat Security Errata
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2010:0771||2010-10-14|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0779||2010-10-19|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0723||2010-09-29|