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The remote Skype client allows deletion of arbitrary XML files.
According to its timestamp, the version of Skype installed on the
remote host likely includes a version of the Skype Extras Manager
(skypePM.exe) that has a flaw in its handling of the 'skype-plugin:'
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected system into clicking
on a specially crafted link, an arbitrary '.xml' file could be deleted
on the affected system subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Upgrade to Skype 22.214.171.124 or later as that is reported to address
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false