Winamp < 5.07 IN_CDDA.dll m3u Playlist Processing Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 15817
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is prone to a buffer overflow attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is using Winamp, a popular media player for Windows.
The version of Winamp installed on the remote Windows host has a buffer overflow that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running Winamp.
To exploit this, an attacker would have to send a malformed playlist (.m3u) to a user of this host and trick him into loading it with the application.
SolutionUpgrade to Winamp version 5.07 or later.