This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 as they did not include support for netfilter's ipv6 connection tracking module. This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux MRG as they already contain the upstream commit that fixes this issue.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2012:1064||2012-07-10|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.0) (kernel)||RHSA-2012:1114||2012-07-24|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server EUS (v. 6.1) (kernel)||RHSA-2012:1148||2012-08-07|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.2 (kernel)||RHSA-2012:1129||2012-07-31|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel||Not affected|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Antonios Atlasis working with Beyond Security's SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program for reporting this issue.
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