This issue did not affect the Linux kernels as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, and Red Hat Enterprise MRG. It affects the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 due to incorrect backporting of upstream patches. A future kernel update in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 may address this issue.
CVSS v2 metrics
|Access Vector||Adjacent Network|
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2011:1465||2011-11-22|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Gideon Naim for reporting this issue.
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