Winamp Playlist Vulnerability
- Microsoft Windows systems that have Winamp installed.
A vulnerability in Winamp 5.13, and possibly in earlier versions, allows an attacker to run malicious code on your system when you open a playlist file. This malicious code could also be embedded in a web page, and could execute, without your knowledge, when you visit a malicious web page or open an HTML document.
For more technical information, see US-CERT Technical Alert TA06-032A.
- Winamp Version History - <http://www.winamp.com/player/version_history.php>
- US-CERT Technical Cyber Security Alert TA06-032A - <http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-032.html>
- US-CERT Vulnerability Note VU#604745 - <http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/604745>
February 1, 2006: Initial release
February 23, 2006: Changed Winamp version to 5.2