Winamp < 5.666 Multiple Memory Corruptions

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is
affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running Winamp, a media player for Windows. The
version of Winamp installed on the remote host is a version prior to
5.666. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption error exists in 'in_midi.dll' when
processing specially crafted '.kar' files.

- A memory corruption error exists in 'libmp4v2.dll' due
to a NULL pointer dereference when processing specially
crafted files.

An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to cause a denial of

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp 5.666 ( or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 71787 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63914


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