patch is obviously correct and should be applied even if there had been
no security implications.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.
SWsoft Virtuozzo/OpenVZ Linux kernel team would like to note that CVE-2005-3044
is still not fully fixed in RHEL4 kernel 2.6.9-42.0.8
Please see the for details:
for historical interest #227978 is private but the public version of that bug is