This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6. This has been rated as having Moderate security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates, as the Linux containers which the flaw affects are not supported in these products. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.
This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and MRG-2. Future Linux kernel updates for the respective releases might address this issue.
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Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux for Real Time for NFV (v. 7) (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2016:2584||2016-11-03|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel)||RHSA-2016:2574||2016-11-03|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||kernel||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel||Will not fix|