Winamp < 5.35 MP4 File Handling Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 25956
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a multimedia application that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionThe 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.
SolutionUpgrade to Winamp version 5.35 or later.