Winamp < 5.35 MP4 File Handling Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is
affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

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 a flaw involving its handling of 'MP4' files. If an attacker
can trick a user on the affected host into opening a specially crafted
MP4 file, this issue could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on
the host subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://www.winamp.com/player/version-history

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.35 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25956 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23723

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2498

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