Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the Compress::Raw::Zlib Perl module incorrectly
handled certain zlib compressed streams. If a user or automated system
were tricked into processing a specially crafted compressed stream or
file, a remote attacker could crash the application, leading to a
denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 39600 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1391