Skype Technologies < 126.96.36.199 skype4com URI Handler Remote Heap Corruption
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4310
SynopsisThe remote Skype client is affected by a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe version of Skype installed on the remote host is vulnerable to a heap overflow vulnerability in the skype4com URI handler. A remote attacker would have to convince a user to click on a specially-crafted Skype URL to exploit this flaw.
SolutionUpgrade to version 188.8.131.52 or higher.