This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
perl-Compress-Zlib included a copy of zlib which is vulnerable to a
denial of service attack tracked by the Mitre CVE CVE-2005-2096.
This update removed the use of the internal copy and now uses the
external version of zlib.
See also :
Apply YOU patch number 10292.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5