This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This has been rated as having Moderate 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: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.
This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7 and MRG-2. Future Linux kernel updates for the respective releases might address this issue.
This flaw was fixed in the Red Hat products as a part of the CVE-2016-7097 fix.
CVSS v3 metrics
|CVSS3 Base Score||4.4|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N|
Red Hat Security Errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel)||RHSA-2017:1842||2017-08-01|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2017:0817||2017-03-21|
|Red Hat MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2017:2669||2017-09-06|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux for Real Time for NFV (v. 7) (kernel-rt)||RHSA-2017:2077||2017-08-01|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||kernel||Will not fix|