This issue does not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, 7 and MRG-2 as the code with the flaw is not present in this product.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7:
This vulnerability has been rated as having a security impact of Moderate. 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 v3 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|CVSS3 Base Score||6|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2||realtime-kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||kernel||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||kernel-rt||Not affected|
|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|