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Winamp < 5.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the version number of Winamp
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A multimedia application that is vulnerable to denial of service
attacks is installed on the remote Windows host.
The remote host is using Winamp, a popular media player for Windows.
The version of Winamp installed on the remote Windows host reportedly
crashes if the user tries to open an M3U file with a long filename.
In addition, it reportedly contains a buffer overflow flaw that can be
exploited using a specially-crafted M3U file to either crash the
application or possibly even execute arbitrary code remotely.
See also :
Upgrade to Winamp version 5.2 or later.
High / CVSS Base Score : 8.0
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