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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0582

Original release date: 02/04/2008
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-zone scripting vulnerability in the Internet Explorer web control in Skype 3.1 through 3.6.0.244 on Windows allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML in the Local Machine Zone via the Full Name field of a reviewer of a business item entry, accessible through (1) the SkypeFind dialog and (2) a skype:?skypefind URI for the skype: URI handler.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#794236
External Source: BID
Name: 27338
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aviv.raffon.net/2008/01/31/AttackersCanSkypeFindYou.aspx
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080131 Attackers can SkypeFind you

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