Nullsoft Winamp < 5.0.8c IN_CDDA.dll Library Remote Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2563


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is using Winamp, a popular media player that handles many file formats (mp3, wavs and more).
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to an overflow in the IN_CDDA.dll library. An attacker can entice a user to open a file or track with a long name to trigger an overflow on the remote machine.


Upgrade to Winamp 5.0.8c or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2563

Family: Generic

Published: 2005/01/27

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 16152

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nullsoft:winamp

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1150

BID: 12245, 12381