LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Winamp has Released an Updated Version to Address a Security Vulnerability 23-DEC-2009

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    (December 23, 2009) The latest version 5.571 of Winamp for Windows has been released. A vulnerability in Winamp has been discovered, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system. The vulnerability can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow. Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code. The Solution is updating to latest version 5.571. Please visit the following page for more details:

     

    http://www.winamp.com/player/version-history  

     

    New Vulnerabilities

    ·         Vulnerability ID –   WINAMPv5.571

     

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID –   WINAMPv5.57

       - Reason:  Adding the supercedence information.

     

    New Patch Downloads

    ·          winamp5571_full_emusic-7plus_en-us.exe

     

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