Skype Extras Manager Unspecified Vulnerability (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Skype client is affected by a security vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Skype installed on the remote host ships with a version
of the 'Skype Extras Manager' which is older than 2.0.0.67.

The remote version of this package contains an unspecified security
vulnerability.

Note this only affects Skype for Windows.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?57f8bbce

Solution :

Upgrade to Skype version 4.1.0.179 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 42148 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36459

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4741

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