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The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New zlib packages are available for Slackware 10.0, 10.1, and
-current to fix a denial of service security issue. zlib 1.1.x is not
See also :
Update the affected zlib package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18799 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2096
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