A vulnerability has been reported in Skype, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions and potentially disclose certain sensitive information
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Subject: Skype URI Handling "/Datapath" Vulnerability
Score: -4 Posts: 2 User Since: 30th Apr 2010 System Score: N/A Location: UK Last edited on 30th Apr, 2010 12:55
I've been getting this warning in PSI for some time - as "insecure, no solution". Above it says there is a solution, which is to "update to version 126.96.36.199.55".
I'm using the latest Skype - 188.8.131.52. Why am I getting a warning ?
Score: -14 Posts: 2 User Since: 11th May 2010 System Score: N/A Location: DE Last edited on 11th May, 2010 20:22
There is no Skype Version "184.108.40.206.55".
There is a version "220.127.116.11" and im using even "18.104.22.168" which is the current version at 2010-05-11, and this advisory is still shown for it.
So Secunia PSI is wrong here.