Winamp < 5.03 Filename Handler Local Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote application is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

The remote host is using Winamp, a popular media player that handles
many files format (mp3, wavs and more...).

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a local buffer
overrun when handling a large file name. This buffer overflow may
be exploited to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

An attacker may exploit this flaw by sending a file with a long file
name to a victim on the remote host. When the user attempts to open
this file using Winamp, a buffer overflow condition will occur.

See also :

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2004/Mar/187

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp 5.03 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 16199 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9920

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2384

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