WinAmp Vulnerability and Patch

There is an extremely critical vulnerability that has been discovered in the popular Winamp media player. The details of the this vulnerability is detialed by a Secunia Advisory.

Sunbelt Software has in turn reported a publicly available exploit that uses a malicious Winamp playlist file (.pls) that hoists spyware onto victims machines who are running unpatched versions of Nullsoft’s Winamp music player.

Therefore it is imperative that you download and install the patched version of Winamp 5.13

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