Skype < Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Skype client is potentially affected by multiple

Description :

The version of Skype installed on the remote host is earlier than and is therefore potentially affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- An error exists related to the Click to Call Service
(c2c_service.exe) that could allow a local attacker to
cause arbitrary DLL files to be loaded, thus allowing
code execution.

- Several other unspecified errors exist.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Skype for Windows or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 66695 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58519


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