This issue affects the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security
impact because physical access is needed to exploit this issue. Future kernel
updates for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 may
address this issue. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity
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
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2013:1645||2013-11-20|
|MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2013:0829||2013-05-20|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2013:1034||2013-07-10|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Affected|