This issue affects the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, 7 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2. Future kernel
updates for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 may
address this issue.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is now in Production 3 Phase of the support and
maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having Low security
impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For
additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life
Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Low. 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.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel)||RHSA-2015:1778||2015-09-15|
|Red Hat MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2015:1787||2015-09-15|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2015:1081||2015-06-09|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux for Real Time for NFV (v. 7) (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2015:1788||2015-09-15|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||kernel||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel||Fix deferred|