A Security Update: version v0.1217 has been released for peercast it addresses a serious vulnerability.
"PeerCast is a simple, free way to listen to radio and watch video on the Internet. It uses P2P technology to let anyone become a broadcaster without the costs of traditional streaming."
"This fixes a serious buffer overrun vulnerability discovered by Leon at INFIGO IS (http://www.infigo.hr/) many thanks to them for alerting us promptly."
An exploit for this vulnerability has been publicly released
Mar 11th 2006
1 decade ago