This issue only affects Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. The versions of the Linux
kernel-xen as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 6, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG are not affected. This has been addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1212.html.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. 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.
CVSS v2 metrics
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.6 server) (kernel)||RHSA-2011:1813||2011-12-13|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel)||RHSA-2011:1212||2011-09-06|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel-xen||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4||kernel||Not affected|
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