Winamp < 5.5 libFLAC Integer Overflow

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4243

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running Winamp, a multi-media software application. This version of Winamp includes a library that is reported to be prone to a remote integer overflow. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need to be able to convince a Winamp user to open a file with malformed FLAC data. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker executing arbitrary code on the remote client system.

Solution

Upgrade to version 5.5 or higher.

See Also

http://www.winamp.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4243

Family: Generic

Published: 2007/10/12

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nullsoft:winamp

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4619

BID: 26042