Winamp < 5.0.5 Skin File (.WSZ) Local Zone Arbitrary Code Execution

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


Synopsis :

The version of Winamp on the remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

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

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a code execution
flaw when processing a malformed .WSZ Winamp Skin file.

An attacker may exploit this flaw by sending a malformed .wsz file
to a victim on the remote host, and wait for him to load it within
Winamp.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/373146

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp 5.0.5 or newer

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 16204 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11053

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0820

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