The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. This issue was addressed in the PAM packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via RHSA-2010:0819 and in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 via RHSA-2010:0891. A future update may correct this issue in the PAM packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. After evaluation and in accordance with the criteria noted in the product support life cycle, there are no plans to address this issue in an upcoming release. Please contact Red Hat Support for further information.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (pam)||RHSA-2010:0891||2010-11-16|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (pam)||RHSA-2010:0819||2010-11-01|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||pam||Will not fix|
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