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CVE-2005-3265 Detail

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.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/27/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://skype.com/security/skype-sb-2005-02.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/668193 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/930345 US Government Resource
http://www.pentest.co.uk/documents/ptl-2005-01.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15190
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2005/2197
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22848

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-3265
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2005
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017