Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:
This issue did not affect the version of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 as it did not include support for SCTP. Future kernel updates in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG may address this flaw.
For more information, please see http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-31052.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0504||2010-07-01|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel)||RHSA-2010:0474||2010-06-15|
|MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2010:0631||2010-08-17|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Jukka Taimisto and Olli Jarva of Codenomicon Ltd, Nokia Siemens Networks, and Wind River on behalf of their customer, for reporting this issue.
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