Nullsoft has released Winamp 5.63 to close four security holes which could be exploited to run arbitrary code of the victim's machine. Details on the Secunia site @

A number of other bugs have also been fixed in the new release.

The update hasn't made it yet to the official Winamp download page, but can be downloaded via a link in their forums @

Extras you might want to avoid.

  • UniBlue Rergistry Booster | checkmark the bottom radio button as shown in the screenshot to avoid installing this piece of bloatware.


  • Remove the checkmark from all the options shown in the screenshot below otherwise your favourite search engine will change to AOL among other undesirables.


  • Uncheck the option to install 7Digital to avoid a number of useless add-ons.