A flaw was found in the Linux kernel where execution of a PIE binary could allow for an attacker to corrupt memory or match priviledges of accessible setuid binaries on a system.
This is a different issue than CVE-2017-1000371
Name: Qualys Inc
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1462828]
This issue does not affect the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 7 and MRG-2 as the i686 architecture is not supported by
This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 5 and 6. At this time there is no plan to release an
update to fix this issue.