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Nullsoft Winamp IN_CDDA.dll Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the version of WinAMP

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is using WinAMP5, a popular media player
which handles many files format (mp3, wavs and more...)

This version has a buffer overflow which may permit a possible hacker
to execute arbitrary code on this host, with the rights of the user
running WinAMP.

To perform an attack, the attack would have to send a malformed
playlist (.m3u) to the user of this host who would then have to
load it by double clicking on it.

Solution : Uninstall this software or upgrade to version 5.07.
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 11730

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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