Winamp < 5.31 Multiple Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is
susceptible to multiple buffer overflow attacks.

Description :

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

The version of Winamp installed on the remote Windows host reportedly
contains two overflow flaws, one involving the 'ultravox-max-msg'
header used in its support of the Ultravox protocol and the other in
its Ultravox Lyrics3 parsing code. Using a specially crafted stream,
a remote attacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute
arbitrary code subject to the privileges of the user.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.31 or later.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 22921 ()

Bugtraq ID: 20744

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5567

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