This issue affected the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, 6, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG. It was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 via RHSA-2012:0150 and RHSA-2012:0862 respectively. There is no plan to address this flaw in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4. Future updates may address this issue in Red Hat Enterprise MRG.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2012:0150||2012-02-21|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2012:0862||2012-06-19|
|Red Hat MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHBA-2012:0496||2012-04-18|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.2 (kernel)||RHSA-2012:1129||2012-07-31|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||kernel||Will not fix|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Nelson Elhage for reporting this issue.
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