Oddsock Song Requester long CGI parameter could crash Winamp

oddsock-song-requester-dos (9585) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


Oddsock Song Requester could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service against Winamp. By passing an overly long parameter to any of the Song Requester CGI scripts, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and cause Winamp to crash.


Denial of Service


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Tue Jul 16 2002 - 05:31:23 CDT: Outpost24 Advisory: Oddsock PlaylistGenerator Multiple BufferOverlow vulnerability.
  • Oddsock Web site: SongRequester Winamp Plugin.
  • BID-5248: Oddsock Song Requester WinAmp Plugin Denial Of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-1028: Multiple buffer overflows in the CGI programs for Oddsock Song Requester WinAmp plugin 2.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via long arguments.
  • OSVDB ID: 6769: Song Requester Winamp Plugin request.cgi Multiple Variable Overflow DoS

Platforms Affected:

  • oddsock.org Oddsock Song Requester 2.1


Jul 16, 2002

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