Winamp < 5.58 Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is
affected by a stack-based 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
5.58. Such versions are reportedly affected by a stack-based buffer
overflow vulnerability when parsing VP6 video content. An attacker,
exploiting this flaw, can execute arbitrary code in the context of the
affected application.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.58 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 47717 ()

Bugtraq ID: 41591


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