This issue does not affect the versions of the kernel package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.
This issue affects the version of Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
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 Cycle:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7:
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.
CVSS v2 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Access Vector||Adjacent Network|
CVSS v3 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|CVSS3 Base Score||4.1|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:L|
|Attack Vector||Adjacent Network|
Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||kernel||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||kernel-rt||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||kernel-alt||Will not fix|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel||Not affected|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Li Qiang (Qihoo 360 Gear Team) for reporting this issue.
CVE description copyright © 2017, The MITRE Corporation