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Fedora Core 4 2005-626: zlib Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the zlib package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-626 (zlib).
Zlib is a general-purpose, patent-free, lossless data compression
library which is used by many different programs.
* Fri Jul 22 2005 Ivana Varekova 18.104.22.168-5.fc4
- fix bug 163038 - CVE-2005-1849 - zlib buffer overflow
Solution : http://fedoranews.org//mediawiki/index.php/Fedora_Core_4_Update:_zlib-22.214.171.124-5.fc4
Threat Level: High
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