CVE-2005-3265

Properties

Published:
26.10.2005
Updated:
02.11.2005
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/I:C/A:C/B:N) Approximated
Product:
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype
Skype Technologies: Skype

Vulnerability description

Buffer overflow in Skype for Windows 1.1.x.0 through 1.4.x.83 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) callto:// and (2) skype:// links, or (3) a non-standard VCARD, possibly due to an underlying error in the SysUtils.WideFmtStr Delphi routine.

References:

http://www.pentest.co.uk/documents/ptl-2005-01.html: http://www.pentest.co.uk/documents/ptl-2005-01.html
http://skype.com/security/skype-sb-2005-02.html: http://skype.com/security/skype-sb-2005-02.html
CERT-VN: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/930345
CERT-VN: http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/668193
FRSIRT: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2005/2197
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/17305/
XF: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/22848
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15190