Winamp < 5.093 Malformed ID3v2 Tag Handling Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A multimedia application that is affected by a buffer overflow
vulnerability is installed on the remote Windows host.

Description :

The remote host is using Winamp, a popular media player for Windows.

The installed version of Winamp suffers from a buffer overflow
vulnerability when processing overly-long ID3v2 tags in an MP3 file.
An attacker may be able to exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code
on the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.093 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 19217 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14276

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2310

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