Winamp MIDI Plugin Track Size Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1952

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

Winamp versions 2.91 and below suffer from a vulnerability which allows an attacker to overflow the client with a specially crafted MIDI file. Mass exploitation of this vulnerability would be relatively easy for an attacker with a streaming media server.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1952

Family: Generic

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2018/09/16

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

BID: 8567