The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. On Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6, a user must be a member of the 'fuse' group in order to use FUSE. Due to the risks associated with fixing this bug on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, and because of the group restrictions in place, we currently have no plans to fix this flaw in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (fuse)||RHSA-2011:1083||2011-07-20|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||util-linux-ng||Affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||fuse||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||util-linux||Will not fix|