This issue affects the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4,
5, 6, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 is now in
Production 3 of the maintenance life-cycle, https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/, therefore the fix for this issue is not currently planned to be included in the future updates. This has been addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0927.html, https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1189.html and https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1253.html.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2011:1189||2011-08-23|
|Red Hat MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2011:1253||2011-09-12|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2011:0927||2011-07-15|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Dan Rosenberg for reporting this issue.
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