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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

Synopsis :

A multimedia application that is vulnerable to denial of service
attacks is installed on the remote Windows host.

Description :

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 :

Solution :

Upgrade to Winamp version 5.2 or later.

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.0

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