Skype Web Content Zone Multiple Field Remote Code Execution (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Skype client is affected by a remote code execution issue
through the web handler.

Description :

The version of Skype installed on the remote host reportedly may allow
a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code by enticing the user to
retrieve specially crafted we content through the skype interface.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Skype release or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 30206 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27338

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0454

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