New Winamp Version Fixes Major Security Hole

AOL's Nullsoft division released a new version of its popular Winamp music and video player on Thursday, in part to fix a "major" security flaw in the program, according to the accompanying advisory.

Winamp 5.22 includes a huge list of stability updates and at least a couple of security tweaks, though the advisory doesn't get too far into specifics on the latter front. Security Fix - Brian Krebs on Computer and Internet Security - (

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