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Skype < 1.0.0.100 CallTo URI Buffer Remote Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is using Skype, a peer to peer chat and VoIP software. The remote version of this software contains a security issue that may allow an attacker to execute code on the remote host. An attacker needs to send a malicious URI to the user to exploit this flaw.

Solution

Upgrade to Skype 1.0.0.100 or higher.