Winamp < 5.55 AIFF File Handling Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

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

The version of Winamp installed on the remote host is earlier than
5.55. Such versions are reportedly affected by a remote buffer
overflow vulnerability when processing AIFF file headers. An attacker
could exploit this to execute arbitrary code in the context of the
affected application.

See also :

http://www.winamp.com/player/version-history
http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=303193

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.55 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 : 8.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 35788 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33226

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0263

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