Winamp < 5.22 MIDI File Handling Overflow
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3658
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Winamp, a multimedia software application. This version of Winamp is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. Specifically, when handling a malformed MIDI file, Winamp may crash, possibly executing arbitrary code. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to be able to convince a Winamp user to open a malicious MIDI file.
SolutionUpgrade to version 5.22 or higher.