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Computer Security Incident Response Team of Mauritius (CERT-MU)

VN-2017-19


Skype installer dll hijacking vulnerability
Severity Rating: High
System Affected:  
  • Microsoft Skype
Description:
 
 Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities exist in Microsoft Skype.
This vulnerability  allows local users to cause execution of arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks.
 
Source:
Solution
Users are advised to apply updates.
More information is available on:
 
Vendor Information
Skype
 
CVE Information
 
References
Security Focus
 
 
Contact Information
 
Postal address
Mauritian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-MU)
National Computer Board
7th Floor, Stratton Court
La Poudriere Street
Port Louis