Skype Stack Version Detection
Info Nessus Plugin ID 21208
SynopsisIt was possible to obtain the stack version and timestamp of the remote Skype node.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Skype, a peer-to-peer Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) application.
By connecting to the remote port, it is possible to query the remote service to obtain the stack version and its timestamp.
SolutionIf this service is not needed, disable it. Note that filtering this port will not be sufficient, since this software can establish outgoing connections.